Comfort Family History
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Comfort Name Meaning
English (Kent): probably a habitational name from a place near Birling in Kent, now called Comfortsplace Farm, earlier known as Comports Place (1559) and Comporte (1601). This was named for a family associated with it called de Cumpeworth (1255). The place from which the family took its name has not been identified.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Colford, Comerford, Morford, Wolford, Crofford, Oxford, Mort, Bamford