Tedford Family History

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Tedford Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: unexplained. Sean de Bhulbh believes it to be an English habitational name, but no likely source has been identified.

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


Similar surnames: Telford, Ledford, Bedford, Medford, Reliford, Teaford, Tufford

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Tedford Family Origin

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Tedford Family Occupations

What did your Tedford ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Carter, Engine - Keeper and Income From Interest Of Money were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tedford. The most common Tedford occupation in the UK was Carter. 33% of Tedford's were Carters. A less common occupation for the Tedford family was Labourer.

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  • Carter

    33%
  • Engine - Keeper

    17%
  • Income From Interest Of Money

    17%
  • Labourer

    17%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Tedford ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Tedford Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Tedford. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tedford census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Tedford. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Tedford. For the veterans among your Tedford ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tedford Life Expectancy

What is the average Tedford lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Tedford life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Tedford in 1945 was 39, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tedford

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tedford ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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