Morford Family History

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Morford Name Meaning

English (Kent): apparently a habitational name from a lost or unidentified place, but possibly a variant of Moorfoot (see Morfitt).

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


Similar surnames: Manford, Medford, Hurford, Mugford, Norford, Offord, Montford

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Morford Family Origin

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Morford Family Occupations

What did your Morford ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Morford family was Farming. The most common Morford occupation in the USA was Farmer. 49% of Morford's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Morford.

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  • Farmer

    49%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Farming

    3%

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

Morford Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Morford. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Morford 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Morford. 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 Morford. For the veterans among your Morford ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Morford Life Expectancy

What is the average Morford lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Morford life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Morford in 1944 was 40, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Morford

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Morford 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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