Thomas Fforde

9 February 1650–before 1710
Ford Green, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Thomas

When Thomas Fforde was christened on 9 February 1650, in Ford Green, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, William Ford, was 33 and his mother, Ellen Rowley, was 32. He married Elizabeth Lockett on 8 January 1671, in Horton, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He died before 1710, at the age of 58.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Fforde
1650–1710
Elizabeth Lockett
1651–
Marriage: 8 January 1671
Tymothy Fforde
1679–
Hugh Fforde
1682–1737

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
8 January 1671
Horton, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom
children

(2)

    Tymothy Fforde

    Male1679–Male

    Hugh Fforde

    Male1682–1737Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

Name Meaning

1 English and Irish: variant spelling of Ford 1 and 2. This is a very common spelling in Ireland.2 Norwegian: habitational name from any of numerous farmsteads named Førde (there are eleven on the west coast), from Old Norse fyrði, dative of fjórðr ‘fjord’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Thomas Ford, "England, Staffordshire, Church Records, 1538-1944"
  • Thomas Ford, "England, Staffordshire, Church Records, 1538-1944"
  • Thomas Ford, "England, Staffordshire, Church Records, 1538-1944"

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