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Brownfield Name Meaning

Jewish (American): Americanized form of an ornamental compound, Braunfeld, from German braun ‘brown’ + Feld ‘field’. English: variant of Broomfield.

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


Similar surnames: Bloomfield, Greenfield, Kronfeld, Cornfield, Bromfield, Broomfield

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Brownfield Family Origin

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Brownfield Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    53%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Farming

    3%

In 1880, the most common Brownfield occupation in the USA was Farmer. 53% of Brownfield's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Brownfield family was Farming. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brownfield.

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Brownfield Historical Records

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Brownfield Life Expectancy

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