Widdifield Family History

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Widdifield Name Meaning

English: habitational name from an unidentified place, perhaps Widefield in Devon or Buckinghamshire, named in Old English with wid ‘wide’ + feld ‘open country’.

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


Similar surnames: Winkfield, Winfield, Woodfield, Hadfield, Bradfield, Merrifield

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Widdifield Family Origin

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Widdifield Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    58%
  • Keeping House

    17%
  • Clerk In Water Dept.

    8%
  • Hardware

    8%

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In 1880, the most common Widdifield occupation in the USA was Farmer. 58% of Widdifield's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Widdifield family was Hardware. Farmer, Keeping House and Clerk In Water Dept. were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Widdifield.

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Widdifield Historical Records

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Widdifield Life Expectancy

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