Cloos Name Meaning

Dutch: variant of Claeys. Altered spelling of North German Kloos or the variant Klooss.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Loos, Kloos, Clos, Close, Closs, Klos, Ploog, Joos, Loose, Coons

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Cloos Family Origin

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Cloos Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Express Wagon

    7%
  • Expressman

    7%

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In 1880, the most common Cloos occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Cloos's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Cloos family was Expressman. Farmer, Carpenter and Express Wagon were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cloos.

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Cloos Historical Records

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Cloos Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1961 and 2004, Cloos life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Cloos in 1961 was 50, and 86 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cloos

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