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Bridgeford Name Meaning

English: habitational name, probably from Bridgeford in Northumberland, Bridgford in Staffordshire, or East or West Bridgford in Nottinghamshire, which are named with Old English brycg ‘bridge’ + ford ‘ford’.

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


Similar surnames: Bradford, Brailsford, Bodiford, Bickford, Radford, Binford, Bedford

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Bridgeford Family Origin

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Bridgeford Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    10%
  • Farm Servant

    6%
  • Ag Labr

    3%
  • Agricultural Lab

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Bridgeford family was Agricultural Lab. The most common Bridgeford occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 10% of Bridgeford's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Farm Servant and Ag Labr were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bridgeford.

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Bridgeford Historical Records

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Bridgeford Life Expectancy

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