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Corfield Name Meaning

English (Welsh Marches and West Midlands): habitational name from a place by the river Corve in Shropshire named Corfield, from the river name (which is from Old English corf ‘cutting’) + Old English feld ‘open country’.

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

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Corfield Family Origin

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Corfield Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    15%
  • Brick Mason

    8%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Coal Miner

    8%

In 1880, Laborer, Brick Mason and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Corfield. The most common Corfield occupation in the USA was Laborer. 15% of Corfield's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Corfield family was Coal Miner.

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Corfield Historical Records

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Corfield Life Expectancy

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