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Dumford Family Origin

Where is the Dumford family from?

Dumford Family Occupations

What did your Dumford ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dumford. The most common Dumford occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Dumford's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Dumford family was Farm Hand.

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Laborer

    23%
  • Keeping House

    18%
  • Farm Hand

    5%

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

Dumford Historical Records

What Dumford family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Dumford. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dumford census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Dumford

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Dumford. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Dumford. For the veterans among your Dumford ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dumford Life Expectancy

What is the average Dumford lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2003, in the United States, Dumford life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Dumford in 1959 was 35, and 76 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dumford

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dumford ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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