Catford Family History

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Catford Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

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Catford Family Origin

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Catford Family Occupations

What did your Catford ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Catford ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Boot Maker

    7%
  • Butcher

    7%
  • Auctioneer & Inn Keeper

    4%
  • Board Schoolmaster

    4%

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In 1881, a less common occupation for the Catford family was Board Schoolmaster. The most common Catford occupation in the UK was Boot Maker. 7% of Catford's were Boot Makers. Boot Maker, Butcher and Auctioneer & Inn Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Catford.

Source: Census data for Catford | Data not to scale

Catford Historical Records

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Catford Life Expectancy

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