Hosfield Family History

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Hosfield Name Meaning

English: variant of Horsefield, a topographic or occupational name for someone who lived or worked at an enclosure for horses, from Old English hors ‘horse’ + falod ‘enclosure’, or a variant of the habitational name Horsfall.

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


Similar surnames: Horsfield, Hosfeld, Corfield, Byfield, Layfield, Cofield, Hadfield

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Hosfield Family Origin

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Hosfield Family Occupations

What did your Hosfield ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Joiner and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Hosfield. 7% of Hosfield men worked as a Joiner and 46% of Hosfield women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hosfield were Bricklayer and Domestic Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Joiner
    7%
  • Antombile Electricia
    4%
  • Boiler Frice Man Woollen Mill Heavy Worker
    4%
  • Bricklayer
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    46%
  • Unpaid Domestic
    7%
  • Carpet Weaver Heavy Worker
    5%
  • Domestic Duties
    5%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Hosfield Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Hosfield. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hosfield 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 138 immigration records available for the last name Hosfield. 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 246 military records available for the last name Hosfield. For the veterans among your Hosfield ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hosfield Life Expectancy

What is the average Hosfield lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Hosfield life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Hosfield in 1962 was 76, and 96 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hosfield

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