Horsfield Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GIVE ME ACCESS

Horsfield Name Meaning

English (Yorkshire and Lancashire): either a variant of Horsfall, or else a habitational name from an unidentified place named with Old English hors ‘horse’ (perhaps a byname) + feld ‘pasture’, ‘open country’.

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


Similar surnames: Hosfield, Corfield, Cornfield, Orfield, Hartfield, Horsfall, Hatfield

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Horsfield Family Origin

Where is the Horsfield family from?

SHOW MORE

Horsfield Family Occupations

What did your Horsfield ancestors do for a living?

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

SHOW MORE
  • Carpenter

    30%
  • Book Keeper

    10%
  • Capt. On Barge

    10%
  • Farmer

    10%

In 1880, carpenter, Book Keeper and Capt. On Barge were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Horsfield. The most common Horsfield occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 30% of Horsfield's were Carpenters. A less common occupation for the Horsfield family was Farmer.

Source: Census data for Horsfield | Data not to scale

Horsfield Historical Records

What Horsfield family records will you find?

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

Search 1940's US census records for Horsfield

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Horsfield Life Expectancy

What is the average Horsfield lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Horsfield 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Famous Horsfield Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)

Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Look up another name