Swinford Family History

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Swinford Name Meaning

English: habitational name from places called Swinford in Oxfordshire and Leicestershire, from Kingswinford in Staffordshire, or from Old Swinford in Worcestershire, named with Old English swin ‘swine’, ‘hog’ + ford ‘ford’.

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


Similar surnames: Winford, Wilford, Stanford, Swineford, Binford, Rainford, Linford

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Swinford Family Origin

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Swinford Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    22%
  • Ag Labr

    13%
  • Farmer

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%

In 1881, the most common Swinford occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 22% of Swinford's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Swinford family was Laborer. Agricultural Labourer, Ag Labr and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Swinford.

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Swinford Historical Records

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Swinford Life Expectancy

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