First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Clater

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Alt. Meaning

C is for change, you are able to adapt.

L is for love, your love of life!

A is for adaptable, for the world is full of unique challenges

T is for tried, tried and true you.

E is for encouraging, thanks for the motivation!

R is for respect, earned through your actions

Notable Persons With the Last Name Clater

Francis was born in 1756. He breathed his last breath in 1823.


Thomas was born in 1789. He left this life in 1867.


Where is the name Clater popular?

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Popularity of Clater as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Clater U.S.
  White 57.98% 64.26%
  African American 37.25% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 3.08% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.68% 16.26%

Of Last Name Clater

People with the last name Clater are most frequently White or African American

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Fun Facts about the name Clater

  • How Popular is the name Clater? As a last name Clater was the 57,101st most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Clater first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Clater is Friday, March 23rd, 1883.
  • How unique is the name Clater? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Clater. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Clater: Your name in reverse order is Retalc. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Tlcera. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Clater? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 357 people with the last name Clater.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Clater? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Clater as their last name since less than 1 person in 833k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

What Claters Have Visited This Page?

Past life for Clater born Oct 18, 1996

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Southern Australia approximately on 1600. Your profession was builder of roads, bridges, and docks.

You were a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just a garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man. Your lesson - to learn humility and faith in spiritual principles. You should believe in High Reason.

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