Benefield Family History
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Benefield Name Meaning
variant of Banfield or Bonfield. topographic name from Middle English bent ‘bent-grass’ + feld ‘open country’ or ‘land converted to arable use’, or a habitational name from a place named with these elements (Old English beonet + feld), such as Binfield in Berkshire.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Banfield, Enfield, Berfield, Belfield, Kenfield, Bearfield, Westfield