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Westfield Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived by a field (Middle English feld) to the west (Middle English west) of a settlement, or a habitational name from either of two places named Westfield, in Norfolk and Sussex, from Old English west ‘west’ + feld ‘open country’.

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


Similar surnames: Woodfield, Whitfield, Winfield, Benefield, Chatfield, Winkfield

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Westfield Family Origin

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Westfield Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    8%
  • Agri Labourer

    3%
  • Annuitant ()

    3%
  • Auctioneer Printer & Postmaster Employing 22 Persons

    3%

In 1881, Farmer, Agri Labourer and Annuitant () were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Westfield. The most common Westfield occupation in the UK was Farmer. 8% of Westfield's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Westfield family was Auctioneer Printer & Postmaster Employing 22 Persons.

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Westfield Historical Records

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Westfield Life Expectancy

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