Clovis Family History

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Clovis Name Meaning

French: from the personal name Clovis, a derivative of the Germanic personal name Hlodovic, composed of the elements hlod ‘famous’, ‘clear’ + wig ‘war’. The name is a doublet of Louis (see Lewis).

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


Similar surnames: Louis, Lois, Loris, Lorio, Cloe, Clowdus, Louise, Clavel, Bois, Lovas

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Clovis Family Origin

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Clovis Family Occupations

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  • Joiner

    50%
  • Lighterman

    50%

In 1881, the most common Clovis occupation in the UK was Joiner. 50% of Clovis's were Joiners. Joiner and Lighterman were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Clovis.

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Clovis Historical Records

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Clovis Life Expectancy

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Famous Clovis Family

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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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