Ransford Family History

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Ransford Name Meaning

English: habitational name, probably from Ramsfold Farm in Lurgashall, Sussex. In a 14th-century record the name occurs as de Rammesford.

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


Similar surnames: Lansford, Hansford, Rainsford, Lunsford, Bransford, Lanford, Sandford

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Ransford Family Origin

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Ransford Family Occupations

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  • Bookseller

    50%
  • Coachman

    50%

In 1881, Bookseller and Coachman were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Ransford. The most common Ransford occupation in Canada was Bookseller. 50% of Ransford's were Booksellers.

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Ransford Historical Records

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Ransford Life Expectancy

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