Clabaugh Family History

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Clabaugh Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized form of German Kleebach (the second element of which is German Bach ‘stream’; the first element is unexplained) or possibly of Klappach, a variant of Klapper.

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

Similar surnames: Clabough, Claybaugh, Cobaugh, Slabaugh, Crubaugh, Arbaugh, Sharbaugh

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Clabaugh Family Origin

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Clabaugh Family Occupations

What did your Clabaugh ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Clabaugh occupation in the USA was Farmer. 55% of Clabaugh's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Clabaugh family was Farming. Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Clabaugh.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Blacksmith

  • Farming


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Clabaugh ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Clabaugh Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Clabaugh. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Clabaugh census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 224 immigration records available for the last name Clabaugh. 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 Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Clabaugh. For the veterans among your Clabaugh ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Clabaugh Life Expectancy

What is the average Clabaugh lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Clabaugh life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Clabaugh in 1947 was 46, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Clabaugh

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Clabaugh ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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