Place:Hertford, Hertfordshire, England

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NameHertford
Alt namesHeorotfordsource: Oxford: English Place Names (1960) p 236
Heortfordsource: Oxford: English Place Names (1960) p 236
Heorutfordsource: Oxford: English Place Names (1960) p 236
Hertfordesource: Domesday Book (1985) p 137
Herutfordsource: Oxford: English Place Names (1960) p 236
TypeTown, Parish
Coordinates51.8°N 0.083°W
Located inHertfordshire, England
Contained Places
Inhabited place
Little Amwell
Parish
All Saints
Bengeo
St Andrew
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


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Hertford ( or ) is the county town of Hertfordshire, England, and is also a civil parish in the East Hertfordshire district of the county. Forming a civil parish, the 2001 census put the population of Hertford at about 24,180. Recent estimates are that it is now around 28,000. The name is Anglo Saxon and means the ford frequented by harts or stags.

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