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Clayburgh Family History

Clayburgh Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Claybaugh, Clayburn, Clabaugh, Dryburgh, Clabough, Slaybaugh, Clyburn

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Where is the Clayburgh family from?

You can see how Clayburgh families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Clayburgh family name was found in the USA between 1840 and 1920. The most Clayburgh families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there was 1 Clayburgh family living in Ohio. This was 100% of all the recorded Clayburgh's in USA. Ohio had the highest population of Clayburgh families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Clayburgh surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Clayburgh ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman was the top reported job for people in the USA named Clayburgh. 50% of Clayburgh men worked as a Salesman. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Salesman
    50%
  • Manager
    50%
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Census Records

There are 336 census records available for the last name Clayburgh. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Clayburgh census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 304 immigration records available for the last name Clayburgh. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 22 military records available for the last name Clayburgh. For the veterans among your Clayburgh ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Clayburgh lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2002, in the United States, Clayburgh life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Clayburgh in 1963 was 80, and 92 in 2002.

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