Cornfield Family History
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Cornfield Name Meaning
English: apparently a topographic name for someone who lived near an area of open land frequented by cranes, from Old English corn, a metathesized form of cron, cran ‘crane’ + feld ‘open country’, or a habitational name from a place name with the same origin. Translation of Jewish or German Kornfeld.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Corfield, Kornfeld, Woodfield, Cockfield, Canfield, Cranfield