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Kornfeld Name Meaning

German: habitational name from any of several places in former Silesia and East Prussia named Kornfelde or topographic name for someone who lived by a cornfield, from Middle High German korn ‘grain’ + veld ‘open country’, ‘field’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German Kornfeld ‘cornfield’.

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


Similar surnames: Dornfeld, Cornfield, Kleinfeld, Grunfeld, Sternfeld, Bernfeld

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Kornfeld Family Origin

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Kornfeld Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    33%
  • Cigar Dealer

    17%
  • Cigar Packer

    17%
  • Makes Cigars

    17%

In 1880, Laborer, Cigar Dealer and Cigar Packer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kornfeld. A less common occupation for the Kornfeld family was Makes Cigars. The most common Kornfeld occupation in the USA was Laborer. 33% of Kornfeld's were Laborers.

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Kornfeld Historical Records

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Kornfeld Life Expectancy

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