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Kenfield Name Meaning

English: apparently a habitational name from a place called Kenfield Hall in Kent, so named from Old English cyning ‘king’ (genitive plural cyninga ‘of the kings’) + feld ‘open country’.

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


Similar surnames: Enfield, Penfield, Edenfield, Winfield, Benefield, Belfield, Berfield

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Kenfield Family Origin

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Kenfield Family Occupations

What did your Kenfield ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Kenfield occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Kenfield's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Kenfield family was Tinsmith. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kenfield.

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Laborer

    4%
  • Tinsmith

    4%

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

Kenfield Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Kenfield. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kenfield 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Kenfield. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Kenfield. For the veterans among your Kenfield ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kenfield Life Expectancy

What is the average Kenfield lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Kenfield life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Kenfield in 1962 was 79, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kenfield

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kenfield 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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