When Lewis Mulford was born on 15 January 1784, in Salem, New Jersey, United States, his father, Furman Mulford, was 27 and his mother, Rhoda Johnson, was 26. He married Mary Fox on 27 February 1806, in Salem, New Jersey, United States. He died on 10 October 1841, in Port Elizabeth, Maurice River Township, Cumberland, New Jersey, United States, at the age of 57, and was buried in Maurice River Friends Quaker Burial Ground, Port Elizabeth, Maurice River Township, Cumberland, New Jersey, United States.
English (Berkshire and Hampshire):
habitational name from Moulsford (Berkshire). The placename probably derives from the Old English personal name Mūl (genitive Mūles) + Old English ford ‘ford’.
habitational name from one or more of several places called with Old English myln ‘mill’ + ford ‘ford’, such as Milford in Witley (Surrey), Milford in Laverstock (Wiltshire), or Milford (Hampshire). There may have been some confusion with Milford .