Springfield Family History

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Springfield Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Essex, recorded in Domesday Book as Springinghefelda and as Springafelda, probably from Old English Springingafeld ‘pasture (feld) of the people who live by a spring’.

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


Similar surnames: Beddingfield, Winfield, Stansfield, Stringfield, Winkfield, Cornfield

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Springfield Family Origin

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Springfield Family Occupations

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  • Laundress

    8%
  • Book Binder

    4%
  • Boot Closer

    4%
  • Boot Maker

    4%

In 1881, Laundress, Book Binder and Boot Closer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Springfield. A less common occupation for the Springfield family was Boot Maker. The most common Springfield occupation in the UK was Laundress. 8% of Springfield's were Laundresss.

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Springfield Historical Records

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Springfield Life Expectancy

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Famous Springfield Family

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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)

Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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