Fielden Family History

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Fielden Name Meaning

English: variant of Field, from the dative plural of Old English feld ‘open country’.

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

Similar surnames: Fielder, Field, Fields, Fielding, Tilden, Selden, Fildes, Wilden

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Fielden Family Origin

Where is the Fielden family from?

Fielden Family Occupations

What did your Fielden ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Fielden occupation in the USA was Farmer. 55% of Fielden's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fielden. A less common occupation for the Fielden family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Keeping House


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

Fielden Historical Records

What Fielden family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 40,000 census records available for the last name Fielden. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fielden census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Fielden. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Fielden. For the veterans among your Fielden ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Fielden Life Expectancy

What is the average Fielden lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Fielden life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Fielden in 1957 was 56, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fielden

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Fielden ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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