Rayford Family History
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Rayford Name Meaning
English (also Wrayford): topographic name for someone who lived by a ford on the Wray river. Probably an Americanized spelling of German Reifarth, Raifarth, or Reifert, from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements ric ‘power(ful)’ + frid- ‘peace’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Galford, Rexford, Byford, Radford, Gafford, Hayford, Harford, Pafford