Weatherford Family History

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Weatherford Name Meaning

English: probably a topographic name or a habitational name from a lost or unidentified place.

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


Similar surnames: Rutherford, Weatherton, Wakeford, Drakeford, Leatherwood, Weatherhead

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Weatherford Family Origin

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Weatherford Family Occupations

What did your Weatherford ancestors do for a living?

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  • Farmer

    51%
  • Farming

    8%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Laborer

    4%

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In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Weatherford. A less common occupation for the Weatherford family was Laborer. The most common Weatherford occupation in the USA was Farmer. 51% of Weatherford's were Farmers.

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Weatherford Historical Records

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Weatherford Life Expectancy

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