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Longfield Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived by an extensive (Middle English long ‘long’) piece of open country or pastureland (feld(e)). There is a place so named in Kent (from Old English lang + feld), recorded from the 10th century, and there are several in West Yorkshire, where the surname is common. Two places now called Longville in Shropshire also have this origin.

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

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Longfield Family Origin

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Longfield Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Carpenter

    12%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Longfield family was Laborer. Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Longfield. The most common Longfield occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Longfield's were Farmers.

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Longfield Historical Records

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Longfield Life Expectancy

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