Litchford Family History

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Litchford Name Meaning

English: habitational name, possibly a variant of Litchfield. The surname is not found in current English records, but of the 52 bearers recorded in the 1881 British Census, 28 were born in Kent, suggesting that a different, unidentified source could be involved.

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


Similar surnames: Lipford, Pitchford, Latchford, Litchfield, Blatchford, Richmond

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Litchford Family Origin

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Litchford Family Occupations

What did your Litchford ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Admiralty Draughtsman and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Litchford. 4% of Litchford men worked as an Admiralty Draughtsman and 47% of Litchford women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Litchford were Cabinet Maker under Taker and Catering Assistant Lyon

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Admiralty Draughtsman
    4%
  • Army Officer Major Royal Tank Regiment
    4%
  • Cabb Joiner Heavy Worker
    4%
  • Cabinet Maker under Taker
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    47%
  • Unpaid Domestic Worker
    7%
  • Asst French Mistress
    4%
  • Catering Assistant Lyon
    4%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Litchford Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Litchford. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Litchford census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 259 immigration records available for the last name Litchford. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 668 military records available for the last name Litchford. For the veterans among your Litchford ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Litchford Life Expectancy

What is the average Litchford lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Litchford life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Litchford in 1960 was 39, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Litchford

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