SDB Popularity Ranking: 24157

Last name: Pulsford

SDB Popularity ranking: 24157

An Anglo Saxon pre 6th century geographical locational name from Pulford in Cheshire or Pulsford in Devon. The meaning of the name is 'The dweller at the Ford by the (deep) Pool (Anglo Saxon 'pol')' The first recorded spelling of the family name is shown to be that of Bruman de la(Pol) Forda which was dated 1086, The Domesday Book, Leicestershire during the reign of King William I, The Conqueror, 1066 - 1087 Surnames became necessary when governments introduced personal taxation. In England this was known as Poll Tax. Throughout the centuries, surnames in every country have continued to "develop" often leading to astonishing variants of the original spelling.

Surname Scroll

Surname scroll for: Pulsford

Enjoy this name printed onto our colourful scroll, printed in Olde English script. An ideal gift.

Surname Scroll
Sponsored Search