Hairfield Family History

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Hairfield Name Meaning

English: probably a variant of Harefield, a habitational name from a place so named, for example the one Greater London or Harefield in Selling, Kent, which are both apparently named from Old English here ‘army’ + feld ‘open country’.

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

Similar surnames: Fairfield, Hadfield, Hatfield, Garfield, Warfield, Hartfield

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Hairfield Family Origin

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Hairfield Family Occupations

What did your Hairfield ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Hairfield occupation in the UK was Ships Rigger. 100% of Hairfield's were Ships Riggers.

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  • Ships Rigger


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Hairfield Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Hairfield. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hairfield census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 126 immigration records available for the last name Hairfield. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 458 military records available for the last name Hairfield. For the veterans among your Hairfield ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hairfield Life Expectancy

What is the average Hairfield lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Hairfield life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Hairfield in 1963 was 62, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hairfield

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hairfield ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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