Clemson Family History

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Clemson Name Meaning

English: patronymic from a short form of the personal name Clement.

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


Similar surnames: Clemon, Clayson, Clemons, Alexson, Clemenson, Clemo, Clawson, Classon

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Clemson Family Origin

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Clemson Family Occupations

What did your Clemson ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Clemson. 34% of Clemson men worked as a Laborer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Laborer
    34%
  • Labourer
    34%
  • Plumber
    34%

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

Clemson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 13,000 census records available for the last name Clemson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Clemson 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Clemson. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Clemson. For the veterans among your Clemson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Clemson Life Expectancy

What is the average Clemson lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Clemson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Clemson in 1954 was 50, and 89 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Clemson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Clemson 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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