Antcliff Family History

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Antcliff Name Meaning

English: habitational name from somewhere in northern England. Ancliffe Hall in Lancashire is a possibility, but Reaney and Wilson derive it from Arncliffe, Arnecliff, or Ingleby Arncliffe, in Yorkshire, all of which are named from Old English earn ‘eagle’ (genitive plural earna) + clif ‘cliff’.

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

Similar surnames: Ratcliff, Sutcliffe, Cliff, Stancliff, Gatliff, Antill, Aliff

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Antcliff Family Origin

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Antcliff Family Occupations

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In 1881, Labourer, Agricultural Labourer and Ag Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Antcliff. A less common occupation for the Antcliff family was Agricultural Laborer. The most common Antcliff occupation in the UK was Labourer. 9% of Antcliff's were Labourers.

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  • Labourer

  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Ag Labourer

  • Agricultural Laborer


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Antcliff Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Antcliff. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Antcliff census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 258 immigration records available for the last name Antcliff. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 244 military records available for the last name Antcliff. For the veterans among your Antcliff ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Antcliff Life Expectancy

What is the average Antcliff lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Antcliff life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Antcliff in 1960 was 65, and 69 in 2004.

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