Newfield Family History

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Newfield Name Meaning

Jewish (American): English translation of Ashkenazic Neufeld. English: habitational name from any of many places named Newfield, especially in northern England and Scotland.

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

Similar surnames: Redfield, Neufeld, Enfield, Berfield, Kenfield, Hatfield, Ashfield

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Newfield Family Origin

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Newfield Family Occupations

What did your Newfield ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer, Saloon Keeper and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Newfield. The most common Newfield occupation in the USA was Laborer. 22% of Newfield's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Newfield family was Car Mfg..

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  • Laborer

  • Saloon Keeper

  • Butcher

  • Car Mfg.


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

Newfield Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Newfield Life Expectancy

What is the average Newfield lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Newfield life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Newfield in 1953 was 53, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Newfield

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Newfield 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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