Botsford Family History

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Botsford Name Meaning

English: habitational name from either of two places, in Lincolnshire and Leicestershire, named Bottesford, from Old English botl ‘building’ + ford ‘ford’.

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


Similar surnames: Horsford, Bassford, Bodiford, Colford, Rochford, Bradford, Branford

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Botsford Family Origin

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Botsford Family Occupations

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  • Bonnet Sewer

    10%
  • Builder Employing 15 Men

    10%
  • Builders Clerk

    10%
  • Carpenter

    10%

In 1881, Bonnet Sewer, Builder Employing 15 Men and Builders Clerk were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Botsford. The most common Botsford occupation in the UK was Bonnet Sewer. 10% of Botsford's were Bonnet Sewers. A less common occupation for the Botsford family was Carpenter.

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Botsford Historical Records

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Botsford Life Expectancy

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