Twyford Family History

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Twyford Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of the numerous places named Twyford, for example in Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, Derbyshire, Hampshire, Leicestershire, Lincolnshire, Middlesex, and Norfolk, from Old English twi- ‘double’ + ford ‘ford’.

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


Similar surnames: Lyford, Hayford, Byford, Welford, Alford, Radford, Halford, Winford

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Twyford Family Origin

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Twyford Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    53%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Boarder Minister

    7%
  • Bookkeeper

    7%

In 1880, the most common Twyford occupation in the USA was Farmer. 53% of Twyford's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Twyford family was Bookkeeper. Farmer, Keeping House and Boarder Minister were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Twyford.

Source: Census data for Twyford | Data not to scale

Twyford Historical Records

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Twyford Life Expectancy

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Famous Twyford Family

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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