GIFFORD Family Outline Descent Tree(s) (ODT)
Name formsGefford, Giffard, Giffarde, Giffards, Gifferd, Gifford, Gifforord, Giford, Gyffard, Gyfford
- Derived from the Old French word "giffard", meaning bloated or round-faced. The name was given to those who were plump.
- derived from the Old English word "Gyddingford", meaning Gydda's ford. The name was given to those who came from Giffords Hall, a place in Suffolk, England.
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|DiMAGGIO, Joe (JosephPaul)
[1914-1999] – American pro baseball player, Presidential Medal of Freedom
né DiMAGGIO, Giuseppe Paolo Jr
GIFFORD, Frances "Fannie"
[1844-1931] – American painter: birds, landscapes, illustrator
née ELIOT, Frances E.
|GIFFORD, Robert Swain [1840-1905] – American landscape painter GIFF84 6C3|
GIFFORD, Sanford Robinson
[1823-1880] – American landscape painter
Sanford Robinson Gifford (July 10, 1823 – August 29, 1880) was an American landscape painter and one of the leading members of the Hudson River School. Gifford's landscapes are known for their emphasis on light and soft atmospheric effects, and he is regarded as a practitioner of Luminism, an offshoot style of the Hudson River School. WIKI
|GIFFORD, SANFORD ROBINSON [1892-1944] – American Opthalmologist and microbiologist GIFF385 7C1|
[1915-2005] – American playwright
[1926-1962] – American film actress, Golden Globe: Best actress
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