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Where is the Rumford family from?
You can see how Rumford families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Rumford family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Rumford families were found in United Kingdom in 1891. In 1840 there were 4 Rumford families living in Delaware. This was about 33% of all the recorded Rumford's in USA. Delaware and 1 other state had the highest population of Rumford families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Rumford surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Rumford. 30% of Rumford men worked as a Laborer and 30% of Rumford women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Rumford were Painter and Teacher. .