Dunsford Family History

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Dunsford Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Dunsford in Devon or Dunsforth in West Yorkshire, both named from the genitive case of the Old English personal name Dunn (see Dunn) + Old English ford ‘ford’.

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


Similar surnames: Dunford, Lunsford, Hansford, Munford, Dunsmore, Lansford, Binford

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Dunsford Family Origin

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Dunsford Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Painter

    11%
  • Brick Maker

    6%
  • Cracker Agent

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Dunsford family was Cracker Agent. The most common Dunsford occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Dunsford's were Farmers. Farmer, Painter and Brick Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dunsford.

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Dunsford Historical Records

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Dunsford Life Expectancy

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