Barraclough Family History

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Barraclough Name Meaning

English (mainly Yorkshire): habitational name from Barrowclough near Halifax in West Yorkshire, named with Old English bearu ‘grove’ + cloh ‘ravine’.

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


Similar surnames: Fairclough, Colclough, Clough, Brough, Yarbrough, Scarborough

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Barraclough Family Origin

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Barraclough Family Occupations

What did your Barraclough ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Carpenter, Coal Miner and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Barraclough. The most common Barraclough occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 14% of Barraclough's were Carpenters. A less common occupation for the Barraclough family was Blacksmith.

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  • Carpenter

    14%
  • Coal Miner

    14%
  • Farmer

    14%
  • Blacksmith

    7%

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Barraclough Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Barraclough ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Barraclough Life Expectancy

What is the average Barraclough lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, Barraclough life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Barraclough in 1957 was 43, and 77 in 2004.

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