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Bigford Name Meaning

English: variant of Bickford. In Britain this form is found mainly in the Wolverhampton area, suggesting it probably arose from Bickford in Staffordshire.

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

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Bigford Family Origin

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Bigford Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Stone Mason

    4%

In 1880, the most common Bigford occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Bigford's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Bigford family was Stone Mason. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bigford.

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Bigford Historical Records

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Bigford Life Expectancy

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