Newfield Family History

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Newfield Name Meaning

Jewish (American): English translation of Ashkenazic Neufeld. English: habitational name from any of many places named Newfield, especially in northern England and Scotland.

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

Similar surnames: Redfield, Neufeld, Enfield, Berfield, Kenfield, Hatfield, Ashfield

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Newfield Family Origin

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Newfield Family Occupations

What did your Newfield ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Cafe Proprietor (cook) and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Newfield. 13% of Newfield men worked as a Cafe Proprietor (cook) and 34% of Newfield women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Newfield were Hairdresser (master) and Daily Domestic Servant

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Cafe Proprietor (cook)
  • Clerk
  • Gown Manufacturer
  • Hairdresser (master)

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • h M Dock Yard
  • Cafe Proprietor (cook)
  • Daily Domestic Servant

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

Newfield Historical Records

What Newfield family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Newfield. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Newfield census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Newfield

Passenger List

There are 976 immigration records available for the last name Newfield. 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 690 military records available for the last name Newfield. For the veterans among your Newfield ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Newfield Life Expectancy

What is the average Newfield lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Newfield life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Newfield in 1953 was 53, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Newfield

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Newfield 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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