Kleiss Family History

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Kleiss Name Meaning

German: variant spelling of Kleis.

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


Similar surnames: Kleis, Kreiss, Klauss, Kiess, Klise, Kless, Liss, Klass, Preiss

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Kleiss Family Origin

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Kleiss Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Carpet Weaver

    8%
  • Dyer

    8%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpet Weaver were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kleiss. The most common Kleiss occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Kleiss's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Kleiss family was Dyer.

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Kleiss Historical Records

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Kleiss Life Expectancy

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