Beresford Family History
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Beresford Name Meaning
English: habitational name from a place in the parish of Alstonfield, Staffordshire named Beresford, from Old English beofor ‘beaver’ (or possibly from a byname from this word) + Old English ford ‘ford’. This name also became established in Ireland.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Bareford, Bedford, Beckford, Hereford, Bassford, Elford, Belford