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Wadford Family History

Wadford Name Meaning
English: habitational name, perhaps a variant of Watford.

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

10,265 Historical Documents with Wadford on Ancestry.com
2,608 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
609 Military Records
65 Immigration Records
2,816 Census and Voter Lists
4,167 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Wadford Families

  • Number of Wadford families
     9 - 16
     4 - 8
     1 - 3
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Wadford families
     8 - 13
     3 - 7
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Wadford last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Wadford census records

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Wadford Family Origin

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Wadford Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Wadford

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Wadford Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Wadford census records

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Wadford Civil War Service Records

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