Cloud Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived near an outcrop or hill, from Old English clud ‘rock’ (only later used to denote vapor formations in the sky). French: from the Germanic personal name Hlodald, composed of the elements hlod ‘famous’, ‘clear’ + wald ‘rule’, which was borne by a saint and bishop of the 6th century.

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

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Cloud Family Origin

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Cloud Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Farming

    5%

In 1880, the most common Cloud occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Cloud's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Cloud family was Farming. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cloud.

Source: Census data for Cloud | Data not to scale

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Cloud Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1940 and 2004, Cloud life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1951. The average life expectancy for Cloud in 1940 was 59, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cloud

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