Cler Family History

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Cler Name Meaning

French: variant of Clair.

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

Similar surnames: Clar, Clerk, Clear, Clee, Oler, Cale, Clerc, Oyer, Chew, Ales

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Cler Family Origin

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Cler Family Occupations

What did your Cler ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Boot Maker and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Cler. The most common Cler occupation in the USA was Boot Maker. 50% of Cler's were Boot Makers.

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  • Boot Maker

  • Farmer


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Cler ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Cler Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Cler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cler 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Cler. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Cler. For the veterans among your Cler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cler Life Expectancy

What is the average Cler lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Cler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Cler in 1963 was 75, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cler 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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