Oldfield Family History

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Oldfield Name Meaning

English (Yorkshire and Lancashire): habitational name from any of various minor places so called, from Old English (e)ald ‘old’ + feld ‘open country’.

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


Similar surnames: Padfield, Woodfield, Orfield, Hadfield, Duffield, Hatfield, Longfield

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Oldfield Family Origin

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Oldfield Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    5%
  • Farmer

    5%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    2%
  • Labourer

    2%

In 1881, Coal Miner, Farmer and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Oldfield. The most common Oldfield occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 5% of Oldfield's were Coal Miners. A less common occupation for the Oldfield family was Labourer.

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Oldfield Historical Records

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Oldfield Life Expectancy

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