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Stockford Name Meaning

topographic name for someone who lived by a ford marked by a stump, from Middle English stocke ‘treestump’ + ford ‘ford’. habitational name from some minor place, as for example Stokeford in Dorset (earlier Stockford) ‘ford near to East Stoke’ (so named from Old English stoc ‘outlying farmstead’, ‘secondary settlement’) .

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


Similar surnames: Crockford, Bickford, Rochford, Stafford, Stanford, Spofford

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Stockford Family Origin

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Stockford Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Blacksmith

    5%
  • Book Keeper

    5%
  • Brick Maker

    5%

In 1880, the most common Stockford occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Stockford's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Stockford family was Brick Maker. Farmer, Blacksmith and Book Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Stockford.

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Stockford Historical Records

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Stockford Life Expectancy

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