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Clisham Name Meaning

Scottish and Irish (County Galway): possibly a habitational name from Clisham in the Western Isles. Woulfe, however, suggests a Gaelic form, Mac Cliseam, of unexplained derivation.

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


Similar surnames: Grisham, Lipham, Lish, Chism, Sham, Latham, Glisan, Chisholm, Lapham

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Clisham Family Origin

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Clisham Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    11%
  • Coast Guard Comd Boatman

    11%
  • Dock Lab

    11%
  • Dock Labourer

    11%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Clisham family was Dock Labourer. Agricultural Labourer, Coast Guard Comd Boatman and Dock Lab were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Clisham. The most common Clisham occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 11% of Clisham's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Clisham Historical Records

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Clisham Life Expectancy

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