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Origins of the Clinton surname

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About the Clintons

We have a total number of 20301 records for people with the last name Clinton.

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Where do most Clintons live?

In 1921, most Clintons lived in London.


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Interesting facts about Clintons

How common is your surname?

You have a rare surname! It's not in the top 1000 UK surnames!

We have 11,800 records for the Clinton surname. The oldest one dates back to 1538.

Who were Clintons most likely to marry?

Our Marriage record sets tell us which families married Clintons.

What are the most common Clinton first names?

  • John
  • James
  • Mary
  • Lady

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Common jobs for Clintons

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Clintons in 1921
Dressmaker

43

House Servant

35

Domestic Servant

29

Laundress

27

Servant

26

Common Male occupations for Clintons in 1921
General Labourer

62

Coal Miner

52

Agricultural Labourer

46

Farm Hands

35

Dock Labourer

30

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