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Barnfield Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of various minor places called Barnfield (near Egerton in Kent) or Barnfields (in Herefordshire and Staffordshire), probably from Middle English barn ‘barn’ + feld ‘area of open country’.

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


Similar surnames: Barfield, Banfield, Cornfield, Warfield, Winfield, Burchfield

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Barnfield Family Origin

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Barnfield Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    61%
  • Blacksmith

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%
  • Jeweller

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Barnfield family was Jeweller. Farmer, Blacksmith and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Barnfield. The most common Barnfield occupation in the USA was Farmer. 61% of Barnfield's were Farmers.

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Barnfield Historical Records

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Barnfield Life Expectancy

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