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Kluth Name Meaning

North German: from Middle Low German klūt(e) ‘lump of earth sod clod’ hence nicknames for an ungainly clumsy or uncouth person; in some cases they may have been applied as a metonymic occupational name for a farmer. See also Kloth Klotz . North German: habitational name from for example places called Klut near Hamelin or Detmold. Probably also an Americanized form of Dutch Kloot(e) or Kloet cognates of 1 from Middle Dutch cloot ‘clog clod lump ball’.

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


Similar surnames: Klutz, Bluth, Kloth, Pluth, Koth, Knuth, Rauth, Gluth, Kuch, Lutz

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Where is the Kluth family from?

You can see how Kluth families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Kluth family name was found in the USA, and the UK between 1880 and 1920. The most Kluth families were found in USA in 1920. In 1891 there were 21 Kluth families living in London. This was about 91% of all the recorded Kluth's in United Kingdom. London had the highest population of Kluth families in 1891.
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What did your Kluth ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the United Kingdom named Kluth. 100% of Kluth women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Female Occupations In 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    100%
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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Kluth. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Kluth. For the veterans among your Kluth ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Kluth lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Kluth life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Kluth in 1962 was 79, and 71 in 2004.

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