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Offord Name Meaning

English (Essex): habitational name from a place in Cambridgeshire, called Offord, from Old English uppe ‘up’ (here ‘upstream’) + ford ‘ford’.

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


Similar surnames: Oxford, Ufford, Alford, Elford, Colford, Byford, Axford, Lyford

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Offord Family Origin

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Offord Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Seamstress

    22%
  • Clerk

    11%
  • Merchant

    11%

In 1881, Farmer, Seamstress and Clerk were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Offord. The most common Offord occupation in Canada was Farmer. 33% of Offord's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Offord family was Merchant.

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Offord Historical Records

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Offord Life Expectancy

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