Neild Name Meaning

Irish and Scottish: variant of Neill. The excrescent -d results from an English mishearing of the devoicing of final -l in Gaelic.

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


Similar surnames: Neeld, Nield, Neils, Neil, Neily, Neill, Neal, Neel, Neale, Neals

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Neild Family Origin

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Neild Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    6%
  • Cotton Spinner

    3%
  • Labourer

    3%
  • Annuitant

    1%

In 1881, the most common Neild occupation in the UK was Farmer. 6% of Neild's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Neild family was Annuitant. Farmer, Cotton Spinner and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Neild.

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Neild Historical Records

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Neild Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1958 and 2004, Neild life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Neild in 1958 was 50, and 62 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Neild

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