Rexford Family History

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Rexford Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Rexforth, a topographic name for someone living at a river crossing or ford near a place called Rex, perhaps the one near Fulda, Hesse.

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


Similar surnames: Rayford, Gepford, Record, Huxford, Ledford, Teaford, Seaford, Rumford

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Rexford Family Origin

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Rexford Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    4%
  • Carpenter

    4%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Rexford family was Carpenter. The most common Rexford occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Rexford's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rexford.

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Rexford Life Expectancy

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