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Crofford Name Meaning

English: habitational name, perhaps from Croford in Somerset. However, the surname is associated more with Suffolk than Somerset, and a different source, now lost, may be involved.

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

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Crofford Family Origin

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Crofford Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Farming

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Crofford family was Farming. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Crofford. The most common Crofford occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Crofford's were Farmers.

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Crofford Historical Records

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Crofford Life Expectancy

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