Barraclough Family History

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Barraclough Name Meaning

English (mainly Yorkshire): habitational name from Barrowclough near Halifax in West Yorkshire, named with Old English bearu ‘grove’ + cloh ‘ravine’.

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


Similar surnames: Fairclough, Colclough, Clough, Brough, Yarbrough, Scarborough

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Barraclough Family Origin

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Barraclough Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    75%
  • Tinsmith

    25%

In 1881, Farmer and Tinsmith were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Barraclough. The most common Barraclough occupation in Canada was Farmer. 75% of Barraclough's were Farmers.

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Barraclough Historical Records

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Barraclough Life Expectancy

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