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Kingsford Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of various places named Kingsford, for example in Essex, Devon, Warwickshire, and Worcestershire. The name ostensibly means ‘the king’s ford’, but the one in Worcestershire is named as Ceningaford ‘ford of Cena’s people’.

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


Similar surnames: Kingsmore, Kingsbury, Langford, Winford, Kingsland, Dunsford, Binford

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Kingsford Family Origin

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Kingsford Family Occupations

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  • Annuitant

    5%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    4%
  • Furniture dealer

    3%
  • Gas Fitter

    3%

In 1881, the most common Kingsford occupation in the UK was Annuitant. 5% of Kingsford's were Annuitants. Annuitant, Agricultural Labourer and Furniture dealer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kingsford. A less common occupation for the Kingsford family was Gas Fitter.

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Kingsford Historical Records

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Kingsford Life Expectancy

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