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Gilford Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Guilford.

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


Similar surnames: Gifford, Galford, Tilford, Willford, Allford, Liford, Wilford

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Gilford Family Origin

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Gilford Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    10%
  • Coal Miner

    8%
  • Framework Knitter

    5%
  • Ag La

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Gilford family was Ag La. Farmer, Coal Miner and Framework Knitter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gilford. The most common Gilford occupation in the UK was Farmer. 10% of Gilford's were Farmers.

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Gilford Historical Records

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Gilford Life Expectancy

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