Winkfield Family History

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Winkfield Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Winkfield, a place in Berkshire named from an unattested Old English personal name Wineca + Old English feld ‘open country’.

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


Similar surnames: Winfield, Cockfield, Enfield, Benefield, Westfield, Wakefield

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Winkfield Family Origin

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Winkfield Family Occupations

What did your Winkfield ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Colliery Banksman Retired and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Winkfield. 5% of Winkfield men worked as a Colliery Banksman Retired and 49% of Winkfield women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Winkfield were Back Enameler and Bookbinder

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Colliery Banksman Retired
    5%
  • (street Trade)
    3%
  • practitioner Retir
    3%
  • Back Enameler
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    49%
  • Private Means
    6%
  • Asst At Rounder Shop
    2%
  • Bookbinder
    2%

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

Winkfield Historical Records

What Winkfield family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Winkfield. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Winkfield 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 298 immigration records available for the last name Winkfield. 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 517 military records available for the last name Winkfield. For the veterans among your Winkfield ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Winkfield Life Expectancy

What is the average Winkfield lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Winkfield life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Winkfield in 1954 was 39, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Winkfield

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Winkfield ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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