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Comerford Name Meaning

Irish: reduced, Anglicized, and altered form of Gaelic Mac Cumascaigh ‘son of Cumascach’, a byname from cumascach ‘mixer’, ‘confuser’. See also Comiskey. English: habitational name from Comberford in Staffordshire, so named with the Old English personal name Cumbra (originally an ethnic name for a British Celt), or from the genitive plural of the tribal name, meaning ‘of the British’ + Old English ford ‘ford’.

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


Similar surnames: Elford, Harford, Colford, Summerford, Crockford, Oxford, Burford

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Comerford Family Origin

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Comerford Family Occupations

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  • Stone Mason

    6%
  • (Curl) Hairpin Pointer

    3%
  • Ag. Lab

    3%
  • Annuitant

    3%

In 1881, stone Mason, (Curl) Hairpin Pointer and Ag. Lab were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Comerford. A less common occupation for the Comerford family was Annuitant. The most common Comerford occupation in the UK was Stone Mason. 6% of Comerford's were Stone Masons.

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