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Ransford Name Meaning

English: habitational name, probably from Ramsfold Farm in Lurgashall, Sussex. In a 14th-century record the name occurs as de Rammesford.

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

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Ransford Family Origin

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Ransford Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Farming

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ransford. The most common Ransford occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Ransford's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Ransford family was Farm Laborer.

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Ransford Historical Records

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Ransford Life Expectancy

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