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Colclough Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Cowclough in the parish of Whitworth, Lancashire, recorded in the 13th century as Colleclogh, probably named with the Old English byname Cola (see Cole 2) + Old English cloh ‘ravine’.

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


Similar surnames: Clough, Colloton, Malbrough, Colling, Cobleigh, Fairclough, Colledge

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Colclough Family Origin

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Colclough Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    11%
  • Potter

    9%
  • Farmer

    3%
  • Potters Fireman

    2%

In 1881, Coal Miner, Potter and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Colclough. The most common Colclough occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 11% of Colclough's were Coal Miners. A less common occupation for the Colclough family was Potters Fireman.

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Colclough Life Expectancy

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