Padelford Family History

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Padelford Name Meaning

English: unexplained. Its form is that of an English habitational name but no place of this name has been identified in Britain. It may be an altered form of English Puddiford, itself probably a variant of Puddefoot or Puddephat, a nickname for a short, fat person or someone with a pot belly, from Middle English puddy ‘round’, ‘rotund’, + vat ‘barrel’.

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

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Padelford Family Origin

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Padelford Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Cooper

    5%
  • Shoemaker

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Padelford family was Shoemaker. The most common Padelford occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Padelford's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Cooper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Padelford.

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Padelford Life Expectancy

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