Wallingford Family History

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Wallingford Name Meaning

English and Scottish: habitational name from a place in Oxfordshire (formerly in Berkshire), named in Old English as Welingaford ‘ford of the people of a man called Wealh’.

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


Similar surnames: Wallington, Shillingford, Walford, Rainford, Langford, Winford

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Wallingford Family Origin

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Wallingford Family Occupations

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  • Accountant

    7%
  • Agent & Commercial Travel In B... Work

    7%
  • Butcher Innkeeper

    7%
  • City Firm Porter

    7%

In 1881, the most common Wallingford occupation in the UK was Accountant. 7% of Wallingford's were Accountants. A less common occupation for the Wallingford family was City Firm Porter. Accountant, Agent & Commercial Travel In B... Work and Butcher Innkeeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wallingford.

Source: Census data for Wallingford | Data not to scale

Wallingford Historical Records

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Wallingford Life Expectancy

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