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Stockford Name Meaning

topographic name for someone who lived by a ford marked by a stump, from Middle English stocke ‘treestump’ + ford ‘ford’. habitational name from some minor place, as for example Stokeford in Dorset (earlier Stockford) ‘ford near to East Stoke’ (so named from Old English stoc ‘outlying farmstead’, ‘secondary settlement’) .

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


Similar surnames: Crockford, Bickford, Rochford, Stafford, Stanford, Spofford

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Stockford Family Origin

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Stockford Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    9%
  • Aug Laborer

    7%
  • Baker

    7%
  • Farm Bailiff

    5%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Aug Laborer and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Stockford. A less common occupation for the Stockford family was Farm Bailiff. The most common Stockford occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 9% of Stockford's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Stockford Historical Records

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Stockford Life Expectancy

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