Clower Family History
Clower Name Meaning
English: occupational name for a nailer, from an agent derivative of Old French clou ‘nail’. Compare Cloutier. Americanized spelling of German Klauer (or the variant Clauer) or of Glauer, a nickname from Middle High German glau, glou ‘intelligent’, ‘circumspect’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press