Guilford Family History
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Guilford Name Meaning
English: habitational name from Guildford in Surrey, which is probably named with Old English gylde ‘golden’ (perhaps used here to denote a sandy hill) + ford ‘ford’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Milford, Wilford, Mulford, Galford, Fulford, Pulford, Gifford