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Tuyford Family History

Tuyford 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: Twyford, Tufford, Dunford, Telford, Rayford, Buford, Byford, Huxford

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Where is the Tuyford family from?

You can see how Tuyford families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Tuyford family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most Tuyford families were found in USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 2 Tuyford families living in New York. This was about 50% of all the recorded Tuyford's in USA. New York had the highest population of Tuyford families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Tuyford surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Tuyford ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the United Kingdom named Tuyford. 100% of Tuyford women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. .

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

Top Female Occupations In 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    100%
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Census Records

There are 117 census records available for the last name Tuyford. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tuyford 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 14 immigration records available for the last name Tuyford. 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 11 military records available for the last name Tuyford. For the veterans among your Tuyford ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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