Efird Name Meaning

Variant spelling of English Efford, a habitational name from any of various places in Devon called Efford. Perhaps an Americanized spelling of German Effert or Evert. This is a common name in NC.

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


Similar surnames: Ford, Eid, Efurd, Elford, Bird, Record, Fish, Telford, Eber, Herd

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Efird Family Origin

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Efird Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    70%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%
  • Ferryman

    4%

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In 1880, the most common Efird occupation in the USA was Farmer. 70% of Efird's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Efird family was Ferryman. Farmer, Keeping House and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Efird.

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Efird Life Expectancy

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Between 1948 and 2004, Efird life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Efird in 1948 was 60, and 69 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Efird

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