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Fifield Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of various places called Fifield or Fyfield, of which there are instances in Berkshire, Essex, Oxfordshire, and Wiltshire, all so named from Old English fif ‘five’ + hid ‘hide’. (A hide was a measurement of land area.)

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


Similar surnames: Winfield, Infield, Fairfield, Byfield, Enfield, Hatfield, Orfield

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Fifield Family Origin

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Fifield Family Occupations

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Fifield ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Lighterman

    7%
  • Labourer

    5%
  • Agricultural Lab

    2%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Fifield family was Agricultural Labourer. Lighterman, Labourer and Agricultural Lab were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fifield. The most common Fifield occupation in the UK was Lighterman. 7% of Fifield's were Lightermans.

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Fifield Historical Records

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Fifield Life Expectancy

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