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Fyford Family History

Fyford Surname 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: Byford, Lyford, Ford, Elford, Rayford, Buford, Twyford, Alford

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Where is the Fyford family from?

You can see how Fyford families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Fyford family name was found in the UK in 1891. In 1891 there were 2 Fyford families living in Dorset. This was 100% of all the recorded Fyford's in United Kingdom. Dorset had the highest population of Fyford families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Fyford surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Fyford ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Fyford ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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Census Records

There are 16 census records available for the last name Fyford. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fyford census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 2 immigration records available for the last name Fyford. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 1 military records available for the last name Fyford. For the veterans among your Fyford ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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