Alford Family History
Alford Surname History
The Alford family name is an old heredity that has migrated all across the world for many generations, and as the name Alford has migrated, it has evolved making its origin challenging to piece together. This page is the home for a detailed history of the Alford last name, Alford etymology, and stories of Alford ancestors. Alford family history has a complex evolution of which the particulars are beginning to be understood by Alford family members.
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The evolution of Alford begins at it's earliest origins. Even in the earliest days of a name there have been different spellings of that name simply because last names were infrequently written down back when few people could write.
Alford family members have migrated around different countries all throughout history. It was common for a last name to change as it enters a new country or language. As families, tribes, and clans emigrated between countries, the Alford name may have changed with them.
Alford country of origin
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The nationality of Alford can be very difficult to determine because countries change over time, making the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Alford may be difficult to determine depending on whether the family name came about naturally and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of last names that come from professions, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the last name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy).
Meaning of the last name Alford
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The meaning of Alford come may come from a craft, such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen. A lot of these profession-based surnames can be a profession in some other language. Because of this it is essential to research the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its family members. Many modern names like Alford originate from religious texts such as the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and so forth. Often these family names relate to a religious sentiment such as "Grace of God".
- Elizabeth Alford
- Mrs. Alford
- James Alford, Jr. 1713 - 1782
- Susanna Cade Alford 1718 - 1735
- Lucy Bailey Alford 1722 - ?
- Julius C Alford 1717 - 1771
- Joan Hawkins Alford 1594 - 1636
- Leila M. (Croft) Alford 1895 - ?
- James Alford Skeen 1840 - ?
- Dorothy Mrs Alford 1610 - 1716
- James Alford, Sr. 1687 - 1735
- Elizabeth Cade Alford 1717 - 1735
- Lodwick Alford 1712 - 1800
- William Alford 1734 - 1825
- Elizabeth Alford Baker 1773 - 1870
- Jacob Alford 1757 - 1803
- Zilpha Jernigan Alford 1776 - ?
- Warren Alford 1715 - ?
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Famous people named Alford
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Nationality and Ethnicity of Alford
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We do not have a record of the primary ethnicity of the name Alford. Many surnames travel around the world throughout the ages, making their original nationality and ethnicity difficult to trace.
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Alford spelling variations
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Family names like Alford change in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across communities, family lines, and countries over the years. In early history when few people could write, names such as Alford were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in public records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Alford. Knowing misspellings and alternate spellings of the Alford surname are important to understanding the possible origins of the name.