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Munford Name Meaning

English (Norfolk): habitational name from Mundford in Norfolk, so named from the Old English personal name Munda (from mund ‘protection’) + ford ‘ford’.

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


Similar surnames: Dunford, Mugford, Mulford, Montford, Lunsford, Binford, Milford

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Munford Family Origin

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Munford Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Shoemaker

    25%
  • Cardwainer

    13%
  • Carpenter

    13%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Munford family was Carpenter. Farmer, Shoemaker and Cardwainer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Munford. The most common Munford occupation in Canada was Farmer. 25% of Munford's were Farmers.

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Munford Historical Records

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Munford Life Expectancy

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