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Moorefield Name Meaning

English (Lancashire): probably an altered form of the Norman baronial name de Morville, borne by a family who held land in Yorkshire and northern Lancashire in the 12th and 13th centuries.

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


Similar surnames: Bonfield, Bloomfield, Cornfield, Horsfield, Barfield, Morefield

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Moorefield Family Origin

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Moorefield Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Boot Maker

    10%
  • Clerk In Store

    10%
  • Farm Hand

    10%

In 1880, the most common Moorefield occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Moorefield's were Farmers. Farmer, Boot Maker and Clerk In Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Moorefield. A less common occupation for the Moorefield family was Farm Hand.

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Moorefield Historical Records

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Moorefield Life Expectancy

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