Tunnicliff Family History

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Tunnicliff Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Tonacliffe in Lancashire, recorded in 1246 as Tunwal(e)clif, from Old English tun ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’ + wæll(a) ‘spring’, ‘stream’ + clif ‘bank’, ‘slope’.

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


Similar surnames: Topliff, Cunliffe, Stancliff, Antcliff, Cliff, Ratcliff, Sutcliffe

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Tunnicliff Family Origin

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Tunnicliff Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    13%
  • Bricklayer

    3%
  • Labourer

    3%
  • Tailor

    3%

In 1881, the most common Tunnicliff occupation in the UK was Farmer. 13% of Tunnicliff's were Farmers. Farmer, Bricklayer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tunnicliff. A less common occupation for the Tunnicliff family was Tailor.

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Tunnicliff Historical Records

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Tunnicliff Life Expectancy

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