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Greenfeld Name Meaning

Partly Americanized form of the Ashkenazic Jewish ornamental name Grun(e)feld or Grinfeld, a compound of Yiddish grin + German Feld ‘field’, or of German Grünfeld (see Grunfeld).

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


Similar surnames: Greenfield, Grunfeld, Weinfeld, Kleinfeld, Ehrenfeld, Freifeld

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Greenfeld Family Origin

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Greenfeld Family Occupations

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  • Cigar Maker

    25%
  • Market Man

    25%
  • Shoemaker

    25%
  • Tailor

    25%

In 1880, Cigar Maker, Market Man and Shoemaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Greenfeld. The most common Greenfeld occupation in the USA was Cigar Maker. 25% of Greenfeld's were Cigar Makers. A less common occupation for the Greenfeld family was Tailor.

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Greenfeld Historical Records

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Greenfeld Life Expectancy

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