Gepford Family History

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Gepford Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Gepfert, one of the many variants of Gottfried, or from a personal name formed with the stem Geb- as in Gebhardt.

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

Similar surnames: Kepford, Teaford, Galford, Rexford, Gafford, Gifford, Mefford, Elford

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Gepford Family Origin

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Gepford Family Occupations

What did your Gepford ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gepford. A less common occupation for the Gepford family was Works In Nursery. The most common Gepford occupation in the USA was Farmer. 77% of Gepford's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Keeping House

  • Works In Nursery


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

Gepford Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Gepford. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gepford census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 34 immigration records available for the last name Gepford. 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 314 military records available for the last name Gepford. For the veterans among your Gepford ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gepford Life Expectancy

What is the average Gepford lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2003, in the United States, Gepford life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Gepford in 1947 was 56, and 69 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gepford

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gepford 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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