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Playford Name Meaning

English (mainly Norfolk): habitational name from a place in Suffolk, so called from Old English plæga, plega ‘sport’, ‘play’ + ford ‘ford’.

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

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Playford Family Origin

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Playford Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Blacksmith

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Playford. The most common Playford occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Playford's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Playford family was Blacksmith.

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Playford Historical Records

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Playford Life Expectancy

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