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Orfield Name Meaning

Possibly English: habitational name from Horfield, Gloucestershire, named with Old English horu ‘mud’, ‘dirt’ + feld ‘open country’.

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


Similar surnames: Corfield, Berfield, Burfield, Horsfield, Enfield, Warfield, Byfield

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Orfield Family Origin

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Orfield Family Occupations

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  • Renter

    60%
  • Farmer

    40%

In 1880, the most common Orfield occupation in the USA was Renter. 60% of Orfield's were Renters. Renter and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Orfield.

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Orfield Historical Records

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Orfield Life Expectancy

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