Clower Family History

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Clower Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a nailer, from an agent derivative of Old French clou ‘nail’. Compare Cloutier. Americanized spelling of German Klauer (or the variant Clauer) or of Glauer, a nickname from Middle High German glau, glou ‘intelligent’, ‘circumspect’.

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


Similar surnames: Flower, Cover, Lower, Loder, Clowes, Cloer, Close, Blower, Cromer

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Clower Family Origin

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Clower Family Occupations

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

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  • Coal Miner

    17%
  • Bricklayer

    8%
  • Builder 6 Men (4 Boys)

    8%
  • Cotton Weaver

    8%

In 1881, the most common Clower occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 17% of Clower's were Coal Miners. A less common occupation for the Clower family was Cotton Weaver. Coal Miner, Bricklayer and Builder 6 Men (4 Boys) were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Clower.

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Clower Historical Records

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Clower Life Expectancy

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