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Clouston Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from Clouston in Orkney, earlier recorded as Cloustath, from Norse Klóstaðr.

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


Similar surnames: Clugston, Cookston, Colston, Croston, Houston, Ruston, Cumpston

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Clouston Family Origin

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Clouston Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Annuitant

    3%
  • Knitter

    3%
  • Labourer

    3%

In 1881, Farmer, Annuitant and Knitter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Clouston. A less common occupation for the Clouston family was Labourer. The most common Clouston occupation in the UK was Farmer. 31% of Clouston's were Farmers.

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Clouston Life Expectancy

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