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Hosford Name Meaning

English: variant of Horsford. The surname was taken to Ireland in the 17th century.

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


Similar surnames: Hofford, Bluford, Holford, Horsford, Herford, Norford, Hurford

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Hosford Family Origin

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Hosford Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Labourer

    21%
  • Farmers Son

    14%
  • Servant

    14%

In 1881, the most common Hosford occupation in Canada was Farmer. 43% of Hosford's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hosford family was Servant. Farmer, Labourer and Farmers Son were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hosford.

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Hosford Historical Records

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Hosford Life Expectancy

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