Clowdus Family History

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Clowdus Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized form of the German humanistic family name Claudius, Klaudius, or Klaudies, ostensibly adoptions of the noble Roman family name Claudius (from claudus ‘limping’), taken as a Latinized form of the German personal name Claus, with which it actually has no connection.

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


Similar surnames: Cloward, Cords, Claus, Rhodus, Clow, Clower, Clovis, Cordes, Cloud

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Clowdus Family Origin

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Clowdus Family Occupations

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Clowdus Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Clowdus life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Clowdus in 1962 was 53, and 52 in 2004.

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