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Cleverly Name Meaning

English: habitational name, probably from Claverley in Shropshire, which is named with Old English cl?fre ‘clover’ + leah ‘woodland clearing’. Alternatively, it could possibly be from Cleveley in Lancashire (named with Old English clif ‘bank’, ‘slope’ + leah), with intrusive -r- under the influence of cleverly.

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


Similar surnames: Cleaver, Lever, Calverley, Everley, Cleverley, Lovely, Haverly

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Cleverly Family Origin

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Cleverly Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    25%
  • Farm Laborer

    25%
  • Hotellier

    25%
  • Tanner

    25%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Cleverly family was Tanner. The most common Cleverly occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 25% of Cleverly's were Cultivateurs. Cultivateur, Farm Laborer and Hotellier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cleverly.

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