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Rayfield Name Meaning

English (Kent): origin unidentified; probably a habitational name from a lost or unidentified place, perhaps an altered form of Rayford.

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


Similar surnames: Garfield, Mayfield, Layfield, Brayfield, Byfield, Hairfield, Warfield

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Rayfield Family Origin

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Rayfield Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    56%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, the most common Rayfield occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Rayfield's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rayfield. A less common occupation for the Rayfield family was Carpenter.

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Rayfield Life Expectancy

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