Eckford Family History

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Eckford Name Meaning

English and Scottish: habitational name from a place in Roxburghshire named Eckford.

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


Similar surnames: Beckford, Elford, Bickford, Telford, Watford, Mugford, Bedford

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Eckford Family Origin

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Eckford Family Occupations

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  • Joiner

    5%
  • Grocer & Spirit Dealer

    3%
  • Joiner (Journeyman)

    3%
  • Labourer

    3%

In 1881, the most common Eckford occupation in the UK was Joiner. 5% of Eckford's were Joiners. Joiner, Grocer & Spirit Dealer and Joiner (Journeyman) were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Eckford. A less common occupation for the Eckford family was Labourer.

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Eckford Historical Records

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Eckford Life Expectancy

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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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