Duford Family History

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Duford Name Meaning

Variant of French Dufort. English: apparently a habitational name, perhaps from Dulford in Broadhembury, Devon, which is named from an unattested Old English word dylfet ‘pit’, ‘quarry’.

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


Similar surnames: Dunford, Shuford, Buford, Mugford, Elford, Fulford, Huxford, Ford

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Duford Family Origin

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Duford Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Barber

    7%
  • Boot Maker

    7%
  • Clerk In Store

    7%

In 1880, the most common Duford occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Duford's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Duford family was Clerk In Store. Farmer, Barber and Boot Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Duford.

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Duford Life Expectancy

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