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Historical References

"CLERIHEW. An Aberdeenshire surname. William Clerihew of Kegge was convicted of profanation of the Lord s day, etc., in 1644 (Alford, p. 49, 61), Patrick Clerihew was a church elder at Tullinessell in 1680 (ibid., p. 318), John Clerihev, indweller in the barony of Whitehaugh, is in record in 1686 (SCM., v, p. 235), and Arthur Clarihew in Woodend in Tillienestle in 1731 (CRA.). Clariehew 1687, Clariehue 1775, Clerichue 1799, Clerihewe 1686. 0 "(The surnames of Scotland. George Fraser Black, 1866-1948)


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