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Lansford Name Meaning

English: habitational name probably from Langsford in Petertavy, Devon, so named from Old English landscearu ‘boundary’ + ford ‘ford’.

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


Similar surnames: Lunsford, Langford, Lanford, Hansford, Blandford, Dunsford, Sandford

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Lansford Family Origin

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Lansford Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    55%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Farming

    9%
  • Brick Layer

    2%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lansford. The most common Lansford occupation in the USA was Farmer. 55% of Lansford's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Lansford family was Brick Layer.

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Lansford Life Expectancy

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