Weatherford Family History

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Weatherford Name Meaning

English: probably a topographic name or a habitational name from a lost or unidentified place.

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


Similar surnames: Rutherford, Weatherton, Wakeford, Drakeford, Leatherwood, Weatherhead

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Weatherford Family Origin

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Weatherford Family Occupations

What did your Weatherford ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Weatherford occupation in the UK was Barrister (In Practice). 50% of Weatherford's were Barrister (In Practice)s. Barrister (In Practice) and Labourer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Weatherford.

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  • Barrister (In Practice)

    50%
  • Labourer

    50%

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

Weatherford Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Weatherford. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Weatherford 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 Weatherford. 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 Weatherford. For the veterans among your Weatherford ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Weatherford Life Expectancy

What is the average Weatherford lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Weatherford life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Weatherford in 1945 was 28, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Weatherford

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Weatherford 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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