Clure Family History

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Clure Name Meaning

Irish: reduced form of McClure.

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

Similar surnames: Clune, Cure, Mclure, Court, Clare, Clukey, Cluney, Mcclure, Clore

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Clure Family Origin

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Clure Family Occupations

What did your Clure ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Clure. The most common Clure occupation in the USA was Farmer. 58% of Clure's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Clure family was Druggist.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Tailor

  • Druggist


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

Clure Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 60,000 census records available for the last name Clure. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Clure 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Clure. 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 5,000 military records available for the last name Clure. For the veterans among your Clure ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Clure Life Expectancy

What is the average Clure lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Clure life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Clure in 1963 was 75, and 89 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Clure

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Clure 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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