Cliver Family History

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Cliver Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Kliewer (or the variants Kliver and Kliwer) or Kleiber.

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

Similar surnames: Climer, Crider, Clinger, Clower, Sliger, Cloer, Carver, Sliter

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Cliver Family Origin

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Cliver Family Occupations

What did your Cliver ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Gardener and Lodging House Keeper were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Cliver. The most common Cliver occupation in the UK was Gardener. 33% of Cliver's were Gardeners. A less common occupation for the Cliver family was Night Watchman.

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  • Gardener

  • Lodging House Keeper

  • Night Watchman


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

Cliver Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Cliver. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cliver 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 Cliver. 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 Cliver. For the veterans among your Cliver ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cliver Life Expectancy

What is the average Cliver lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Cliver life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Cliver in 1951 was 59, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cliver

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cliver 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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