Pettiford Family History
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Pettiford Name Meaning
English (of Norman origin): nickname from Old French pied de fer ‘iron foot’, given perhaps to someone with an artificial foot or leg, or to a tireless walker or messenger.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Pettigrew, Pafford, Padelford, Reliford, Pettibone, Pettijohn