Padfield Family History

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Padfield Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Derbyshire (or some other minor place with the same name), named in Old English with the personal name Pad(d)a + feld ‘pasture’, ‘open country’.

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


Similar surnames: Hadfield, Canfield, Hatfield, Warfield, Barfield, Oldfield, Bradfield

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Padfield Family Origin

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Padfield Family Occupations

What did your Padfield ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Colliery Hewer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Padfield. 17% of Padfield men worked as a Colliery Hewer and 73% of Padfield women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Padfield were General Labourer and Domestic Servant

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Colliery Hewer
    17%
  • Dairy Farmer
    11%
  • Farmer
    9%
  • General Labourer
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    73%
  • Unpaid Domestic
    4%
  • Private Means
    3%
  • Domestic Servant
    2%

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

Padfield Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 14,000 census records available for the last name Padfield. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Padfield 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Padfield. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Padfield. For the veterans among your Padfield ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Padfield Life Expectancy

What is the average Padfield lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Padfield life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Padfield in 1960 was 37, and 87 in 2004.

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