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Maxfield Name Meaning

English (South Yorkshire): habitational name from Maxfield in Sussex, or Maxfield Plain in North Yorkshire.

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


Similar surnames: Mayfield, Hatfield, Winfield, Layfield, Garfield, Warfield, Padfield

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Maxfield Family Origin

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Maxfield Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Maxfield. The most common Maxfield occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Maxfield's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Maxfield family was Farm Laborer.

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Maxfield Historical Records

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Maxfield Life Expectancy

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