Cleaves Family History

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Cleaves Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Cleaves in Devon (see Cleve).

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

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Cleaves Family Origin

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Cleaves Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cleaves. The most common Cleaves occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Cleaves's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Cleaves family was Carpenter.

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Cleaves Life Expectancy

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