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Horsford Name Meaning

English: habitational name from places so named, for example in East Worlington, Devon, Norfolk, and West Yorkshire. The two last are named from Old English hors ‘horse’ + ford ‘ford’, because they lay at fords that could only be crossed on horseback.

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

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Horsford Family Origin

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Horsford Family Occupations

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  • Keeping House

    25%
  • Clothing Dealer

    8%
  • Day Laborer

    8%
  • Farmer

    8%

In 1880, Keeping House, Clothing Dealer and Day Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Horsford. A less common occupation for the Horsford family was Farmer. The most common Horsford occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 25% of Horsford's were Keeping Houses.

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Horsford Historical Records

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Horsford Life Expectancy

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