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Standford History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms



The Standford family name comes from having lived in one of the many villages called Stanford, found in at least ten parishes in England. As such, the surname Standford is classed as a habitation name, derived from pre-existing names for towns, villages, parishes, or farmsteads.

Early Origins of the Standford family


The surname Standford was first found in Staffordshire where they held a family seat from very ancient times, as Lords of the manor of Stamford, some say well before the Norman Conquest and the arrival of Duke William at Hastings in 1066 A.D.

Early History of the Standford family


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Another 270 words (19 lines of text) covering the years 1175 and 1461 are included under the topic Early Standford History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Standford Spelling Variations


Spelling variations of this family name include: Stanford, Standerford and others.

Early Notables of the Standford family (pre 1700)


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Migration of the Standford family to Ireland


Some of the Standford family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt.
Another 112 words (8 lines of text) about their life in Ireland is included in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Migration of the Standford family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Standford Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • Abraham Standford, who arrived in Virginia in 1654 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Standford Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Edward Standford, who landed in New York, NY in 1816 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Contemporary Notables of the name Standford (post 1700)


  • Patric Standford (1939-2014), English composer, pedagogue and writer

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Citations


  1. ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

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