Clifton


Clifton

Clifton is an English surname, place name or given name. It means "settlement by a cliff" in Old English.[1] It may refer to:

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Places

Australia

Canada

  • Clifton, Nova Scotia, a community in the Canadian province of Nova Scotia, located in Colchester County
  • Clifton Hill (Niagara Falls), Ontario, part of Niagara Falls, Ontario
  • Clifton, Prince Edward Island, community in Prince Edward Island

England

Ireland

New Zealand

Pakistan

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

South Africa

United States

Historic sites

  • Clifton (Davenport, Iowa), listed on the NRHP in Iowa
  • Clifton (Goshen, Kentucky), listed on the NRHP in Kentucky
  • Clifton (Ednor, Maryland), listed on the NRHP in Maryland
  • Clifton (Roslyn Harbor, New York), listed on the NRHP in New York
  • Clifton Hall (disambiguation), another name for the Grange Estate, a historic mansion in Pennsylvania
  • Clifton (Hamilton, Virginia), listed on the NRHP in Virginia
  • Clifton (Kilmarnock, Virginia), listed on the NRHP in Virginia
  • Clifton (Lexington, Virginia), listed on the NRHP in Virginia
  • Clifton (Shadwell, Virginia), listed on the NRHP in Virginia
  • Clifton Terrace, listed on the NRHP in Washington, D.C.

People

Surname
  • Bernie Clifton, British comedian
  • Chad Clifton (born 1976), offensive lineman for the Green Bay Packers football team
  • Geoffrey Clifton-Brown (1899–1983), British Conservative Party politician
  • Geoffrey Clifton-Brown (born 1953), British politician and farmer
  • Helen Clifton (born 1948), wife of the 18th General of The Salvation Army
  • Lucille Clifton (1936–2010), American poet
  • Mark Clifton (1906–1963), American author and businessman
  • Pete Clifton (born 1962), head of BBC News Interactive
  • Richard Clifton-Dey (died 1997), British illustrator
  • Richard R. Clifton, American judge
  • Shaw Clifton (born 1945), 18th General of The Salvation Army
First name
Fictional characters

References

  1. ^ MFnames.com - Origin and Meaning of Clifton

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  • Clifton — ist der Name folgender Orte in den Vereinigten Staaten: Clifton (Arizona) Clifton (Colorado) Clifton (Idaho) Clifton (Illinois) Clifton (Indiana) Clifton (Kalifornien) Clifton (Kansas) Clifton (Kentucky) Clifton (Louisiana) Clifton (Maine)… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Clifton (BD) — Clifton (bande dessinée) Pour les articles homonymes, voir Clifton. Clifton Série Genre(s) aventures Scénario Raymond Macherot Greg De Gr …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Clifton — Clifton, AZ U.S. town in Arizona Population (2000): 2596 Housing Units (2000): 1087 Land area (2000): 14.853643 sq. miles (38.470756 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.123895 sq. miles (0.320887 sq. km) Total area (2000): 14.977538 sq. miles (38.791643 …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Clifton — puede referirse a varios lugares: Inglaterra: Clifton (Bristol) Estados Unidos: Clifton (Arizona) Clifton (Carolina del Sur) Clifton (Colorado) Clifton (Idaho) Clifton (Illinois) Clifton (Kansas) Clifton (Nueva Jersey) Clifton (Ohio) Clifton… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Clifton Ko — M.H. Chinese name 高志森 (Traditional) Chinese name 高志森 (Simplified) Birth name Ko Chi sum Born 6 August 1958 …   Wikipedia

  • Clifton, AZ — U.S. town in Arizona Population (2000): 2596 Housing Units (2000): 1087 Land area (2000): 14.853643 sq. miles (38.470756 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.123895 sq. miles (0.320887 sq. km) Total area (2000): 14.977538 sq. miles (38.791643 sq. km)… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Clifton, CO — U.S. Census Designated Place in Colorado Population (2000): 17345 Housing Units (2000): 6640 Land area (2000): 6.778628 sq. miles (17.556564 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.075843 sq. miles (0.196433 sq. km) Total area (2000): 6.854471 sq. miles (17 …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Clifton, ID — U.S. city in Idaho Population (2000): 213 Housing Units (2000): 71 Land area (2000): 2.251861 sq. miles (5.832293 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 2.251861 sq. miles (5.832293 sq. km) FIPS code:… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Clifton, IL — U.S. village in Illinois Population (2000): 1317 Housing Units (2000): 542 Land area (2000): 0.886788 sq. miles (2.296771 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.886788 sq. miles (2.296771 sq. km) FIPS …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Clifton, KS — U.S. city in Kansas Population (2000): 557 Housing Units (2000): 278 Land area (2000): 0.404005 sq. miles (1.046369 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.404005 sq. miles (1.046369 sq. km) FIPS code …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places


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