Herford Family History

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Herford Name Meaning

English: variant of Hereford. German: variant of Herfurth.

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


Similar surnames: Hurford, Heryford, Hereford, Heriford, Hofford, Harford, Herold

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Herford Family Origin

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Herford Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    19%
  • Ag Laborer

    5%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    5%
  • Annuitant

    5%

In 1881, the most common Herford occupation in the UK was Labourer. 19% of Herford's were Labourers. Labourer, Ag Laborer and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Herford. A less common occupation for the Herford family was Annuitant.

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Herford Historical Records

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Herford Life Expectancy

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