Hufford Family History

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Hufford Name Meaning

English: variant of Ufford with the addition of an inorganic H-.

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

Similar surnames: Bufford, Hofford, Hurford, Wofford, Hafford, Tufford, Ufford, Hosford

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Hufford Family Origin

Where is the Hufford family from?

Hufford Family Occupations

What did your Hufford ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hufford. A less common occupation for the Hufford family was Keeping House. The most common Hufford occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Hufford's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Keeping House


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

Hufford Historical Records

What Hufford family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 18,000 census records available for the last name Hufford. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hufford 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 684 immigration records available for the last name Hufford. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Hufford. For the veterans among your Hufford ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hufford Life Expectancy

What is the average Hufford lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Hufford life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Hufford in 1943 was 58, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hufford

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hufford 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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