Littleford Family History

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Littleford Name Meaning

English (chiefly West Midlands): topographic name from Old English l¯tel ‘small’ + ford ‘ford’, or a habitational name from a minor place so named.

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

Similar surnames: Littlewood, Littlehale, Pitchford, Littlefield, Littleton, Milford

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Littleford Family Origin

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Littleford Family Occupations

What did your Littleford ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Littleford occupation in the USA was Farm Laborer. 15% of Littleford's were Farm Laborers. Farm Laborer, Farmer and Bookkeeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Littleford. A less common occupation for the Littleford family was Car Driver.

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  • Farm Laborer

  • Farmer

  • Bookkeeper

  • Car Driver


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

Littleford Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Littleford. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Littleford 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 437 immigration records available for the last name Littleford. 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 799 military records available for the last name Littleford. For the veterans among your Littleford ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Littleford Life Expectancy

What is the average Littleford lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Littleford life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Littleford in 1956 was 35, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Littleford

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Littleford 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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