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Hartford Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Hertford, or from either of two places called Hartford, in Cheshire and Cumbria; all are named with Old English heorot ‘hart’ + ford ‘ford’.

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


Similar surnames: Harford, Hayford, Hanford, Halford, Horsford, Warford, Bareford

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Hartford Family Origin

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Hartford Family Occupations

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  • Baker

    7%
  • Chairwoman

    7%
  • Coach Smith

    7%
  • Coachman

    7%

In 1881, Baker, Chairwoman and Coach Smith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hartford. A less common occupation for the Hartford family was Coachman. The most common Hartford occupation in the UK was Baker. 7% of Hartford's were Bakers.

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Hartford Historical Records

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Hartford Life Expectancy

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Famous Hartford Family

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Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)

Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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