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Claiborne Name Meaning

English: It has been proposed that this may be a variant of Cliburn, but the latter is a northwestern English name whereas Claiborne is found mostly in Norfolk and the southeast, so it is more probably from a lost place in that part of England, perhaps named with Old English cl?g ‘clay’ + burne ‘spring’, ‘stream’.

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

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Claiborne Family Origin

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Claiborne Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Farm Laborer

    11%
  • Farming

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Claiborne family was Farming. The most common Claiborne occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Claiborne's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Claiborne.

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Claiborne Life Expectancy

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