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Fifield Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of various places called Fifield or Fyfield, of which there are instances in Berkshire, Essex, Oxfordshire, and Wiltshire, all so named from Old English fif ‘five’ + hid ‘hide’. (A hide was a measurement of land area.)

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


Similar surnames: Winfield, Infield, Fairfield, Byfield, Enfield, Hatfield, Orfield

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Fifield Family Origin

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Fifield Family Occupations

What did your Fifield ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Fifield occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Fifield's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fifield. A less common occupation for the Fifield family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Carpenter

    3%

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

Fifield Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Fifield ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Fifield Life Expectancy

What is the average Fifield lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, Fifield life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Fifield in 1944 was 42, and 78 in 2004.

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United States

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Fifield 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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