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Clay: Origin and places
Local. A town of France in Seine. A lake on the isle of Lewis, Scotland. Clee, hills in Wales. Oh, left-handed, a place lying to the left, in relation to another place. Cledh, cloid, and cladd, in the Gaelic, Welsh, and British, signify a ditch, a trench, a wall; cladh, a church-yard; cledd, Welsh, a sword; Gaelic, claiheamb, from which we have Cloymore, a large sword. The same word in Welsh and Gaelic that signifies a river is often applied to a sword, from their resemblance in glittering brightness.
Origin of the Last Name Clay
Spelling Variations : CLAYE | CLAY | CLAEY | CLAIE | CLEY
Clay: Place of Origin :  Nottinghamshire (United Kingdom) |  London (United Kingdom) |  West Yorkshire (United Kingdom) |  Lancashire (United Kingdom) |  Derbyshire (United Kingdom) |  Staffordshire (United Kingdom)
Clay: Family Trees of the Clays
CLAY Featherstone, Yorkshire West Riding (England, United Kingdom) 1879 - 1903
CLAY Basford (Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom) 1872 - 1930
CLAY Derbyshire (Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom) 1864 - 1946
CLAY Heanor (England, United Kingdom) 1749 - 1815
CLAY Heanor (Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom) 1780 - 1836
CLAY Ilkeston Derbeyshire (England, United Kingdom) 1893 - 1970
CLAY Ilkeston (Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom) 1804 - 1949
CLAY Shipley (Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom) 1755 - 1854
CLAY Great Ponton (Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom) 1822 - 1866
CLAY Ashby de la Zouch (Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom) 1850 - 1886

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Clay: Famous Genealogies
CLAY Henry
CLAY Henry (1777 - 1852)
American lawyer, politician and skilled orator
ALI Muhammad
ALI Muhammad born CLAY Cassius Marcellus (1942 - )
American former professional boxer, philanthropist and social activist
ALI Rahman
ALI Rahman born CLAY Rudolph Arnett (1943 - )
American former heavyweight boxer
Clay: Famous People
 The last name Clay is related to the following famous family trees :
        ALI Laila born ALI Laila Amaria (1977 - )
        SHAHEEN Jeanne born BOWERS Cynthia Jeanne (1947 - )
        BYRON Jean born BURKHART Imogene (1925 - 2006)
        COLCORD Charles Francis (1859 - 1934)
        WARWICK Dionne born WARRICK Marie Dionne (1940 - )

Updated on 2018-05-22
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