Dransfield Family History

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Dransfield Name Meaning

English (mainly Yorkshire): habitational name, perhaps from Dransfield Hill in Mirfield, West Yorkshire, which contains the Old English genitive of dran ‘drone’ + feld ‘open country’. Dran may be a byname in this instance.

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


Similar surnames: Stansfield, Cranfield, Mansfield, Bradfield, Horsfield, Hatfield

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Dransfield Family Origin

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Dransfield Family Occupations

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Dransfield ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Keeping House

    17%
  • Brick Mason

    11%
  • Machinist

    11%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Brick Mason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dransfield. A less common occupation for the Dransfield family was Machinist. The most common Dransfield occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Dransfield's were Farmers.

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Dransfield Historical Records

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Dransfield Life Expectancy

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