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Reliford Family History

Reliford Name Meaning
Origin unidentified. This is a common LA surname; most bearers are African Americans. The surname has the form of an English habitational name, but no source has been identified and the surname is not found in Britain in present-day records. Compare Relaford, Releford, Relford. UK 0.

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

9,266 Historical Documents with Reliford on Ancestry
4,827 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
384 Military Records
8 Immigration Records
1,680 Census and Voter Lists
2,367 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Reliford Families

  • Number of Reliford families
     12 - 22
     5 - 11
     1 - 4
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Reliford last name
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Reliford last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Reliford Family Origin

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Reliford Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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