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Clough Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived near a precipitous slope, Middle English clough (Old English cloh ‘ravine’). Welsh: nickname from cloff ‘lame’.

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


Similar surnames: Slough, Plough, Crouch, Cloud, Couch, Loud, Louth, Bough, Rough

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Clough Family Origin

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Clough Family Occupations

What did your Clough ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Coal Miner

    8%
  • Farmer

    3%
  • Cotton Weaver

    2%
  • Labourer

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Clough family was Labourer. The most common Clough occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 8% of Clough's were Coal Miners. Coal Miner, Farmer and Cotton Weaver were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Clough.

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Clough Historical Records

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Clough Life Expectancy

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