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Halford Name Meaning

English (chiefly Midlands): habitational name from any of various places called Halford. Most, for example those in Warwickshire and Shropshire, are named from Old English halh ‘nook’, ‘recess’ + ford ‘ford’.

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


Similar surnames: Walford, Alford, Holford, Hanford, Harford, Hayford, Galford, Radford

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Halford Family Origin

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Halford Family Occupations

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  • Going To School

    22%
  • Farming

    19%
  • Farmer

    15%
  • Bell Boy

    4%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Halford family was Bell Boy. Going To School, Farming and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Halford. The most common Halford occupation in Canada was Going To School. 22% of Halford's were Going To Schools.

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Halford Historical Records

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Halford Life Expectancy

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