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Mugford Family History

Mugford Name Meaning
English (Devon): evidently a habitational name, but of unknown origin. It may be a variant of Mudford, from a place so named in Somerset, from Old English muddig ‘muddy’ + ford ‘ford’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

49,375 Historical Documents with Mugford on Ancestry.com
13,650 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,085 Military Records
2,186 Immigration Records
13,400 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Mugford Families

  • Number of Mugford families
     9 - 16
     4 - 8
     1 - 3
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Mugford families
     122 - 241
     41 - 121
     1 - 40
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Mugford last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Mugford census records

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Mugford Family Origin

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Mugford Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Mugford

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Mugford Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Mugford census records

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Mugford Civil War Service Records

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