Newford Family History

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Newford Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Newbold, Telford, Ledford, Newborn, Welford, Elford, Bedford, Newgard

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Newford Family Origin

Where is the Newford family from?

Newford Family Occupations

What did your Newford ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Newford occupation in the UK was Engine Fitter. 100% of Newford's were Engine Fitters.

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  • Engine Fitter


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Newford ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Newford Historical Records

What Newford family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 376 census records available for the last name Newford. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Newford 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 60 immigration records available for the last name Newford. 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 57 military records available for the last name Newford. For the veterans among your Newford ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Newford Life Expectancy

What is the average Newford lifespan?

Between 1975 and 2003, in the United States, Newford life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Newford in 1975 was 60, and 75 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Newford

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Newford ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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