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Clough Family History

Clough Name Meaning
English: topographic name for someone who lived near a precipitous slope, Middle English clough (Old English cloh ‘ravine’).Welsh: nickname from cloff ‘lame’.

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

962,778 Historical Documents with Clough on Ancestry.com
286,216 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
14,571 Military Records
12,228 Immigration Records
166,376 Census and Voter Lists
483,387 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Clough Families

  • Number of Clough families
     151 - 299
     51 - 150
     1 - 50
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Clough families
     1,365 - 2,727
     456 - 1,364
     1 - 455
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Clough families
     8 - 14
     3 - 7
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Clough census records

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Clough Family Origin

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Clough Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Clough

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Clough Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Clough census records

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Clough Civil War Service Records

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