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Alvord Name Meaning

Southwestern English: variant of Alford, from Alford in Somerset; the spelling reflects the southwestern English dialect pronunciation.

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

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Alvord Family Origin

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Alvord Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Laborer

    3%

In 1880, the most common Alvord occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Alvord's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Alvord. A less common occupation for the Alvord family was Laborer.

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Alvord Historical Records

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Alvord Life Expectancy

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