Clohessy Family History

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Clohessy Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Clochasaigh ‘descendant of Clochasach’, a personal name apparently derived from cloch ‘stone’.

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


Similar surnames: Cloherty, Cloney, Slowey, Fennessy, Toohey, Cross, Class, Clowdus

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Clohessy Family Origin

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Clohessy Family Occupations

What did your Clohessy ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Clohessy occupation in the USA was Coal Miner. 33% of Clohessy's were Coal Miners. A less common occupation for the Clohessy family was Notions Dealer. Coal Miner and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Clohessy.

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  • Coal Miner

    33%
  • Laborer

    33%
  • Notions Dealer

    33%

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

Clohessy Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Clohessy. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Clohessy 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Clohessy. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Clohessy. For the veterans among your Clohessy ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Clohessy Life Expectancy

What is the average Clohessy lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Clohessy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Clohessy in 1956 was 56, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Clohessy

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Clohessy 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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