Slough Family History

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Slough Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived near a swamp or bog, from Old English sloh ‘slough’, or a habitational name from one of the various places named with this word, for example Slough in Berkshire.

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


Similar surnames: Clough, Plough, Stough, Hough, Brough, South, Louth, Lodge, Slott

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Slough Family Origin

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Slough Family Occupations

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

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  • Bricklayer

    9%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Ag Labourer

    4%

In 1881, Bricklayer, Agricultural Labourer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Slough. The most common Slough occupation in the UK was Bricklayer. 9% of Slough's were Bricklayers. A less common occupation for the Slough family was Ag Labourer.

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Slough Historical Records

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Slough Life Expectancy

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