Retherford Family History

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Retherford Name Meaning

Perhaps an altered spelling of the English family name Rutherford.

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


Similar surnames: Rutherford, Weatherford, Rochford, Harford, Rexford, Leatherwood

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Retherford Family Origin

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Retherford Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Farm Laborer

    7%
  • Farming

    5%

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In 1880, the most common Retherford occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Retherford's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Retherford family was Farming. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Retherford.

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Retherford Historical Records

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Retherford Life Expectancy

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