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Claiborne Name Meaning

English: It has been proposed that this may be a variant of Cliburn, but the latter is a northwestern English name whereas Claiborne is found mostly in Norfolk and the southeast, so it is more probably from a lost place in that part of England, perhaps named with Old English cl?g ‘clay’ + burne ‘spring’, ‘stream’.

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


Similar surnames: Clayborne, Lamborn, Cliburn, Clare, Langhorne, Alborn, Laine, Claytor

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Claiborne Family Origin

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Claiborne Family Occupations

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Claiborne. A less common occupation for the Claiborne family was Farming. The most common Claiborne occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Claiborne's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Farm Laborer

    11%
  • Farming

    4%

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Claiborne Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Claiborne ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Claiborne Life Expectancy

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Between 1944 and 2004, Claiborne life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Claiborne in 1944 was 27, and 77 in 2004.

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United States

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