Sutcliffe Family History

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Sutcliffe Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of the three places in West Yorkshire, so named from Old English suð ‘south’ + clif ‘riverbank’, ‘slope’, ‘cliff’, or a topographic name with the same meaning.

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


Similar surnames: Ratcliff, Antcliff, Cliff, Stancliff, Cunliffe, Wickliffe, Gatliff

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Sutcliffe Family Origin

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Sutcliffe Family Occupations

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  • Cotton Weaver

    4%
  • Farmer

    3%
  • Worsted Weaver

    1%
  • Coal Miner

    1%

In 1881, Cotton Weaver, Farmer and Worsted Weaver were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sutcliffe. A less common occupation for the Sutcliffe family was Coal Miner. The most common Sutcliffe occupation in the UK was Cotton Weaver. 4% of Sutcliffe's were Cotton Weavers.

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Sutcliffe Historical Records

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Sutcliffe Life Expectancy

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