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Belfield Name Meaning

English (chiefly West Midlands): habitational name from a place in Greater Manchester called Belfield, from the name of the Beal river + Old English feld ‘open country’. The river name is possibly from Old English beogol ‘winding’. Possibly an Americanized spelling of French Belleville.

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


Similar surnames: Berfield, Enfield, Corfield, Benefield, Byfield, Burfield, Kenfield

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Belfield Family Origin

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Belfield Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Farming

    14%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Belfield. A less common occupation for the Belfield family was Laborer. The most common Belfield occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Belfield's were Farmers.

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Belfield Life Expectancy

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