Klutz Family History

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Klutz Name Meaning

German (Klütz): habitational name from a place near Wismar named Klutz. German: from Sorbian kluc ‘bubbling water’, probably a topographic name for someone who lived by a spring. Dutch: from German Klotz.

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

Similar surnames: Kluth, Kutz, Lutz, Klotz, Platz, Klitz, Ketz, Pluth, Kitz, Oltz

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Klutz Family Origin

Where is the Klutz family from?

Klutz Family Occupations

What did your Klutz ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Klutz family was Farming. Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Klutz. The most common Klutz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Klutz's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Blacksmith

  • Farming


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Klutz ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Klutz Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Klutz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Klutz census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 294 immigration records available for the last name Klutz. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 830 military records available for the last name Klutz. For the veterans among your Klutz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Klutz Life Expectancy

What is the average Klutz lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Klutz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Klutz in 1962 was 79, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Klutz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Klutz ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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