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Summerford Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Somerford in Cheshire, Somerford Keynes in Gloucestershire, or Great and Little Somerford in Wiltshire, named with Old English sumor ‘summer’ + ford ‘ford’, i.e. a place where a river could be forded in the summer.

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


Similar surnames: Rutherford, Summerton, Sanderford, Comerford, Hungerford, Summerhill

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Summerford Family Origin

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Summerford Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    18%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    9%
  • Cooper

    9%
  • Farm Laborer

    9%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Summerford family was Farm Laborer. Carpenter, Agricultural Labourer and Cooper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Summerford. The most common Summerford occupation in the UK was Carpenter. 18% of Summerford's were Carpenters.

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Summerford Historical Records

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Summerford Life Expectancy

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