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Clough Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived near a precipitous slope, Middle English clough (Old English cloh ‘ravine’). Welsh: nickname from cloff ‘lame’.

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


Similar surnames: Slough, Plough, Crouch, Cloud, Couch, Loud, Louth, Bough, Rough

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Clough Family Origin

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Clough Family Occupations

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

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Merchant

    10%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%

In 1881, the most common Clough occupation in Canada was Farmer. 20% of Clough's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Clough family was Laborer. Farmer, Merchant and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Clough.

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Clough Historical Records

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Clough Life Expectancy

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