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Cofield Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Caulfield. Americanized spelling of German Kauffeld (see Caufield) or alternatively perhaps of the topographic name Kohfeld, a Low German variant of Kuhfeld, which is from Middle High German kuo ‘cow’ + velt ‘open country’.

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


Similar surnames: Coffield, Caufield, Corfield, Scofield, Field, Cornfield, Hosfield

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Cofield Family Origin

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Cofield Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Farming

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    2%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cofield. A less common occupation for the Cofield family was Farm Laborer. The most common Cofield occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Cofield's were Farmers.

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Cofield Historical Records

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Cofield Life Expectancy

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