Clune Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Glúin, a patronymic from the personal name Glún. This is either a byname meaning ‘knee’, or else a short form of various Old Irish compound personal names such as Glúnfhionn meaning ‘fair-kneed’ or Glúniairn ‘iron-kneed’.

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


Similar surnames: Clyne, Cluney, Clure, Cione, Lute, Mccune, Mcclune, Clare, Slane

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Clune Family Origin

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Clune Family Occupations

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  • Butcher

    14%
  • Carter

    14%
  • Farm Laborer

    14%
  • Laundress

    14%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Clune family was Laundress. Butcher, Carter and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Clune. The most common Clune occupation in Canada was Butcher. 14% of Clune's were Butchers.

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Clune Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1948 and 2004, Clune life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Clune in 1948 was 34, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Clune

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