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Klinkner Name Meaning

variant of Klingner, an occupational name for a blade maker or swordsmith, from Middle High German klinge ‘metal blade’, ‘sword’ + -er agent suffix. Alternatively it may be a habitational name from places named Klingen in Bavaria, the Palatinate, and elsewhere, or from Klingnau in the northern Swiss canton of Aargau.

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


Similar surnames: Klingner, Klinker, Klinner, Klingler, Linner, Lindner, Kinner, Kinker

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Klinkner Family Origin

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Klinkner Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    53%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Coal Miner

    5%
  • Druggist

    5%

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In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Klinkner. A less common occupation for the Klinkner family was Druggist. The most common Klinkner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 53% of Klinkner's were Farmers.

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Klinkner Historical Records

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Klinkner Life Expectancy

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