Claydon Family History

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Claydon Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of various places named Claydon, for example in Suffolk, Buckinghamshire, and Oxfordshire, from Old English cl?gig ‘clayey’ + dun ‘hill’.

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


Similar surnames: Clayton, Claxton, Clanton, Layton, Clopton, Cayton, Claytor, Eldon

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Claydon Family Origin

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Claydon Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    11%
  • Labourer

    5%
  • Farm Labourer

    2%
  • Carpenter

    2%

In 1881, the most common Claydon occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 11% of Claydon's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Labourer and Farm Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Claydon. A less common occupation for the Claydon family was Carpenter.

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Claydon Historical Records

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Claydon Life Expectancy

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