Huxford Family History

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Huxford Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Devon called Huxford (preserved in the name of Huxford Farm), from the Old English personal name Hocc or the Old English word hoc ‘hook or angle of land’ + ford ‘ford’.

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

Similar surnames: Dunford, Harford, Hayford, Mugford, Hanford, Pulford, Ufford, Munford

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Huxford Family Origin

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Huxford Family Occupations

What did your Huxford ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Huxford occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Huxford's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Huxford. A less common occupation for the Huxford family was ... Model Maker.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Keeping House

  • ... Model Maker


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

Huxford Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Huxford. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Huxford 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 302 immigration records available for the last name Huxford. 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 Huxford. For the veterans among your Huxford ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Huxford Life Expectancy

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Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Huxford life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1940, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Huxford in 1940 was 45, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Huxford

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