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Banford Name Meaning

English: variant of the English habitational name Bamford or Norman Banville. See also Bonfield.

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


Similar surnames: Lanford, Bamford, Hanford, Branford, Binford, Benford, Manford

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Banford Family Origin

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Banford Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

In 1880, the most common Banford occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Banford's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Banford family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Banford.

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Banford Historical Records

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Banford Life Expectancy

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