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Radcliffe Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Radcliffe name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Radcliffe. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Norway


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


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Radcliffe Family Origin

Where is the Radcliffe family from?

Radcliffe Family Occupations

What did your Radcliffe ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter


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

Radcliffe Historical Records

What Radcliffe family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 76,000 census records available for the last name Radcliffe. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Radcliffe 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 11,000 immigration records available for the last name Radcliffe. 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 9,000 military records available for the last name Radcliffe. For the veterans among your Radcliffe ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Radcliffe Life Expectancy

What is the average Radcliffe lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Radcliffe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Radcliffe in 1942 was 61, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Radcliffe

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Radcliffe 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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