Kofford Family History

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Kofford Name Meaning

Possibly an Americanized spelling of German Kauffert, an occupational name for a trader, Middle High German koufer, plus excrescent -t.

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


Similar surnames: Koff, Gafford, Gifford, Sifford, Kofoed, Mefford, Kepford, Morford

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Kofford Family Origin

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Kofford Family Occupations

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  • Coachman

    20%
  • Conducts Sawmill

    20%
  • Farming

    20%
  • Laborer

    20%

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In 1880, the most common Kofford occupation in the USA was Coachman. 20% of Kofford's were Coachmans. A less common occupation for the Kofford family was Laborer. Coachman, Conducts Sawmill and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kofford.

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Kofford Historical Records

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Kofford Life Expectancy

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