Garfield Family History
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Garfield Name Meaning
English: probably a habitational name from a lost or unidentified place, generally from a field name denoting a triangular area, Old English gara (see Gore) at the corner of an open field after rectangular furlongs had been laid out. Jewish: Americanized form of one or more like-sounding Jewish surnames.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Barfield, Warfield, Hartfield, Hairfield, Banfield, Padfield