Drakeford Family History

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Drakeford Name Meaning

English (West Midlands): probably a habitational name from a lost or unidentified place.

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


Similar surnames: Wakeford, Bareford, Rainford, Ransford, Bradford, Bransford, Trafford

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Drakeford Family Origin

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Drakeford Family Occupations

What did your Drakeford ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Drakeford family was Clerk In Store. The most common Drakeford occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Drakeford's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Drakeford.

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Farm Laborer

    11%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Clerk In Store

    5%

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Drakeford Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Drakeford Life Expectancy

What is the average Drakeford lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Drakeford life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Drakeford in 1957 was 54, and 71 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Drakeford 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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