Sutcliffe Family History

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Sutcliffe Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of the three places in West Yorkshire, so named from Old English suð ‘south’ + clif ‘riverbank’, ‘slope’, ‘cliff’, or a topographic name with the same meaning.

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


Similar surnames: Ratcliff, Antcliff, Cliff, Stancliff, Cunliffe, Wickliffe, Gatliff

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Sutcliffe Family Origin

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Sutcliffe Family Occupations

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  • Clerk

    15%
  • School

    15%
  • Farmer

    8%
  • Merchant

    8%

In 1881, Clerk, School and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sutcliffe. A less common occupation for the Sutcliffe family was Merchant. The most common Sutcliffe occupation in Canada was Clerk. 15% of Sutcliffe's were Clerks.

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Sutcliffe Historical Records

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Sutcliffe Life Expectancy

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