Stanford Family History
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Stanford Name Meaning
English: habitational name from any of various places named Stanford, for example in Bedfordshire, Kent, and Norfolk, or Stanford Dingley in Berkshire, Stanford in the Vale in Oxfordshire, or Stanford le Hope in Essex, etc., all named from Old English stan ‘stone’ + ford ‘ford’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Stafford, Stratford, Sandford, Hanford, Cranford, Swinford, Branford