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Blatchford Name Meaning

English (chiefly Devon): habitational name from Blatchford in Sourton, Devon, which is probably named with the Old English personal name Blæcca + Old English ford ‘ford’.

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


Similar surnames: Latchford, Blackford, Ashford, Bassford, Blandford, Pitchford

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Blatchford Family Origin

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Blatchford Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Labourer

    13%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Hotel Keeper

    7%

In 1881, Farmer, Labourer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Blatchford. The most common Blatchford occupation in Canada was Farmer. 37% of Blatchford's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Blatchford family was Hotel Keeper.

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Blatchford Historical Records

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Blatchford Life Expectancy

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