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Glassford Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name for someone from Glassford in Lanarkshire.

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


Similar surnames: Glasford, Lansford, Gaisford, Guessford, Gladstone, Bassford, Harford

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Glassford Family Origin

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Glassford Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • School

    10%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Farmer Son

    7%

In 1881, Farmer, School and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Glassford. The most common Glassford occupation in Canada was Farmer. 24% of Glassford's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Glassford family was Farmer Son.

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Glassford Historical Records

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Glassford Life Expectancy

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