Crofford Family History

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Crofford Name Meaning

English: habitational name, perhaps from Croford in Somerset. However, the surname is associated more with Suffolk than Somerset, and a different source, now lost, may be involved.

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


Similar surnames: Croxford, Trafford, Crockford, Colford, Spofford, Stafford, Clifford

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Crofford Family Origin

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Crofford Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    25%
  • Farm Laborer

    25%
  • Gen Lab

    25%
  • Milkman & Greengrocer

    25%

In 1881, the most common Crofford occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 25% of Crofford's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Farm Laborer and Gen Lab were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Crofford. A less common occupation for the Crofford family was Milkman & Greengrocer.

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Crofford Historical Records

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Crofford Life Expectancy

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