Cleghorn Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GET STARTED

Cleghorn Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from a place in Lanarkshire called Cleghorn. See also Claghorn.

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


Similar surnames: Gleghorn, Claghorn, Clifford, Kinghorn, Lewton, Sagehorn, Clemon

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with a family member and we'll do the searching for you.

Cleghorn Family Origin

Where is the Cleghorn family from?

Cleghorn Family Occupations

What did your Cleghorn ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Horseman On Farm and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Cleghorn. 22% of Cleghorn men worked as a Horseman On Farm and 74% of Cleghorn women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Cleghorn were Carpenter and Private Means

View Census data for Cleghorn | Data not to scale

Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Horseman On Farm
    22%
  • Bank Clerk
    11%
  • General Labourer
    11%
  • Carpenter
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    74%
  • Housewife
    4%
  • Unpaid Domestic Duti
    4%
  • Private Means
    4%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Cleghorn Historical Records

What Cleghorn family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 24,000 census records available for the last name Cleghorn. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cleghorn census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search UK census records for Cleghorn

Passenger List

There are 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Cleghorn. 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.

View all Cleghorn immigration records

Draft Card

There are 3,000 military records available for the last name Cleghorn. For the veterans among your Cleghorn ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Cleghorn military records

You've only scratched the surface of Cleghorn family history.

Cleghorn Life Expectancy

What is the average Cleghorn lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Cleghorn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Cleghorn in 1952 was 49, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cleghorn

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cleghorn ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

Famous Cleghorn Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name

14-Day Free Trial

GET STARTED