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Pitchford Name Meaning

English (West Midlands): habitational name from a place near Shrewsbury, where there was a bituminous well; the name is derived from Old English pic ‘pitch’ + ford ‘ford’.

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


Similar surnames: Litchford, Latchford, Bickford, Rochford, Littleford, Blatchford

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Pitchford Family Origin

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Pitchford Family Occupations

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  • Blacksmith

    100%

In 1881, the most common Pitchford occupation in Canada was Blacksmith. 100% of Pitchford's were Blacksmiths.

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Pitchford Historical Records

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Pitchford Life Expectancy

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