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Origins of the Maniford surname

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About the Manifords

We have a total number of 188 records for people with the last name Maniford.

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Where do most Manifords live?

In 1921, most Manifords lived in London.

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Interesting facts about Manifords

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We have 161 records for the Maniford surname. The oldest one dates back to .

Who were Manifords most likely to marry?




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What are the most common Maniford first names?

  • John
  • George
  • Elizabeth
  • Mary

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Common jobs for Manifords

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Manifords in 1921
Chemical Works


Assistant Mistress Secondary School


Attending School




Daisy Work


Common Male occupations for Manifords in 1921
General Labourer


Dock Labourer








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