"from the ford by the landing place"

Stafford Origin and Meaning

The name Stafford is a boy's name of English origin meaning "from the ford by the landing place".

Sounds as if it should have a Sir before it or a shire following it.

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Famous People Named Stafford

  • (Richard) Stafford Crippsformer British Chancellor of the Exchequer
  • Stafford FairborneBritish Navy admiral and politician
  • Stafford Alois ReppAmerican actor
  • Stafford HuylerAmerican web cartoonist of NetBoy
  • Conrad Stafford BainAmerican actor; twin brother Bonar Bain

Stafford in Pop Culture

  • Staffordengine on TV series "Thomas & Friends"