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Clifton Genealogy & History

Clifton is a locational name from all over England. This name is taken from the local cliffs and has many spellings, such as Cliftone, Cliffetowne, Clyfftion, Clistune, and Cliptune. In Clifton family history, we find that the first recording of the name is of Gilbert de Clifton in the Hundred Rolls of Yorkshire in 1273. The family motto is guard the right. The Cliftons were granted land for singular assistance in the Battle of Hastings in 1066. Noteworthy Clifton genealogy members are author and businessman and author Mark Clifton, head of BBC News Pete Clifton and poet Lucille Clifton.


Clifton Birth Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
Aaron Clifton-- --, 1902February ,1984NC
Bailey Clifton-- --, 1889December ,1967TX
C Webster Clifton-- --, 1920March 3,1995OH
Daisey Clifton-- --, 1939May ,1985NY

Clifton Death Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
E Vaughn Clifton-- --, 1923March ,1994Gibson City,IL
Fairbee Clifton-- --, 1937March ,1987Goshen,VA
Gail Clifton-- --, 1893September ,1967Omaha,NE
H Avery Clifton-- --, 1911December 8,1993Smyrna,DE

Clifton Marriage Records

NameSpouseMarriage DateLocation
Arthur CliftonVivian BeddingfieldMay 31,1952Wake, NC
Benton CliftonShirley MasseyJune 4,1955Wake, NC
Dennis CliftonDonna MondayAugust 23,1969Wake, NC
Edwin CliftonRuth MewbornMarch 30,1957Wake, NC

Most Common Surnames After Clifton

1231st: Babcock1232nd: Sheridan
1233rd: Gore1234th: Hollingsworth
1235th: Purcell1236th: Herron
1237th: Walden1238th: Guerra
1239th: Stinson1240th: Bowden

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