Sherfield Family History

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Sherfield Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place so named in Hampshire, named from Old English scir ‘bright’ + feld ‘open country’.

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

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Sherfield Family Origin

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Sherfield Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    49%
  • Farming

    10%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Farm Hand

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sherfield. A less common occupation for the Sherfield family was Farm Hand. The most common Sherfield occupation in the USA was Farmer. 49% of Sherfield's were Farmers.

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Sherfield Historical Records

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Sherfield Life Expectancy

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