Sadford Family History

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Sadford Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Radford, Sandford, Samford, Safford, Wadford, Sanford, Stafford

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Sadford Family Origin

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Sadford Family Occupations

What did your Sadford ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Clerk was the top reported job for people in the US named Sadford. 50% of Sadford men worked as a Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
  • Radio Dept

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Sadford Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 49 census records available for the last name Sadford. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sadford census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 22 immigration records available for the last name Sadford. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 6 military records available for the last name Sadford. For the veterans among your Sadford ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sadford Life Expectancy

What is the average Sadford lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sadford ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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