Cleve Name Origin, Meaning and Family History

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Surname Distribution

Census frequency by county

Name Concentrations Within England and Wales

Cleve Surname Statistics

Top Professions for the Cleve family

Profession Census Frequency
Independent 3
Agricultural Labourer 1
Farmer 1
Ag Labourer 1
Female Servant 1
Brick Maker 1
Publican 1

Cleve Surname Variants Ranking

Rank Surname Match Census Frequency
1 Cleave 83% 5,795
2 Clive 80% 2,154
3 Cleeve 83% 1,426
4 Clave 80% 303
5 Cleve 100% 288
6 Clove 80% 192

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The surname Cleve is the 5th most popular variant of Cleave.

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