Clotfelter Family History

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Clotfelter Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Glattfelder (see Gladfelter).

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


Similar surnames: Clodfelter, Glatfelter, Glotfelty, Gladfelter, Castetter, Coffelt

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Clotfelter Family Origin

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Clotfelter Family Occupations

What did your Clotfelter ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Clotfelter occupation in the USA was Farmer. 76% of Clotfelter's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Clotfelter family was Hotel Keeper. Farmer, Stock Dealer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Clotfelter.

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  • Farmer

    76%
  • Stock Dealer

    8%
  • Blacksmith

    4%
  • Hotel Keeper

    4%

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

Clotfelter Historical Records

What Clotfelter family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Clotfelter. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Clotfelter 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Clotfelter. 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 Clotfelter. For the veterans among your Clotfelter ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Clotfelter Life Expectancy

What is the average Clotfelter lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Clotfelter life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Clotfelter in 1961 was 59, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Clotfelter

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Clotfelter 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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