Clemson Family History

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Clemson Name Meaning

English: patronymic from a short form of the personal name Clement.

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

Similar surnames: Clemon, Clayson, Clemons, Alexson, Clemenson, Clemo, Clawson, Classon

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Clemson Family Origin

Where is the Clemson family from?

Clemson Family Occupations

What did your Clemson ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Clemson. 31% of Clemson men worked as a General Labourer and 73% of Clemson women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Clemson were House Painter and Domestic Servant

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
  • Wood Machinist
  • Iron Foundry Labourer
  • House Painter

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Unpaid Domestic Dut
  • Private Means
  • Domestic Servant

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

Clemson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 13,000 census records available for the last name Clemson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Clemson 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Clemson. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Clemson. For the veterans among your Clemson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Clemson Life Expectancy

What is the average Clemson lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Clemson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Clemson in 1954 was 50, and 89 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Clemson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Clemson 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.

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