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Fairclough Name Meaning

English (Lancashire): habitational name from Fairclough Farm near Clitheroe in Lancashire, named in Middle English as fair clough ‘beautiful ravine’ (see Clough).

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


Similar surnames: Barraclough, Faircloth, Colclough, Clough, Fambrough, Yarbrough

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Fairclough Family Origin

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Fairclough Family Occupations

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

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  • Keeping House

    16%
  • Farmer

    11%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Coal Diger

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Fairclough family was Coal Diger. The most common Fairclough occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 16% of Fairclough's were Keeping Houses. Keeping House, Farmer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fairclough.

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Fairclough Historical Records

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Fairclough Life Expectancy

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