Burchfield Family History

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Burchfield Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of various minor places called Birchfield, from Old English birce ‘birch’ + feld ‘open country’, or a topographic name with the same meaning.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Birchfield, Burfield, Barnfield, Litchfield, Bradfield, Barfield

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Burchfield Family Origin

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Burchfield Family Occupations

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  • Blacksmith

    36%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Farrier

    9%
  • Gardener

    9%

In 1881, Blacksmith, Carpenter and Farrier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Burchfield. The most common Burchfield occupation in the UK was Blacksmith. 36% of Burchfield's were Blacksmiths. A less common occupation for the Burchfield family was Gardener.

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Burchfield Historical Records

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Burchfield Life Expectancy

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