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Bigford Name Meaning

English: variant of Bickford. In Britain this form is found mainly in the Wolverhampton area, suggesting it probably arose from Bickford in Staffordshire.

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


Similar surnames: Pigford, Bickford, Milford, Buford, Liford, Braford, Bluford, Harford

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Bigford Family Origin

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Bigford Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    69%
  • Cabinet Maker

    3%
  • Carpenter

    3%
  • Farm Laborer

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Bigford family was Farm Laborer. The most common Bigford occupation in Canada was Farmer. 69% of Bigford's were Farmers. Farmer, Cabinet Maker and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bigford.

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Bigford Historical Records

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Bigford Life Expectancy

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