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Clowes Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Close. Americanized spelling of German Klaus.

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


Similar surnames: Clower, Clowe, Clow, Close, Copes, Closs, Cowey, Coomes, Clos, Clore

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Clowes Family Origin

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Clowes Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Coal Miner

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Clowes. A less common occupation for the Clowes family was Laborer. The most common Clowes occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Clowes's were Farmers.

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Clowes Historical Records

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Clowes Life Expectancy

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