Clouston Family History

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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

What did your Clouston ancestors do for a living?

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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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Annuitant

    3%
  • Knitter

    3%
  • Labourer

    3%

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

Clouston Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Clouston Life Expectancy

What is the average Clouston lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Clouston life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Clouston in 1944 was 42, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Clouston

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Clouston 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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