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Handford Family Origin

Where is the Handford family from?

Handford Family Occupations

What did your Handford ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Handford family was Fish And Oysters. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Handford. The most common Handford occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Handford's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Carpenter

  • Fish And Oysters


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

Handford Historical Records

What Handford family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Handford. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Handford 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 Handford

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Handford. 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 Handford. For the veterans among your Handford ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Handford Life Expectancy

What is the average Handford lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Handford life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Handford in 1957 was 29, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Handford

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Handford 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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