Whitefield Family History
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Whitefield Name Meaning
English: habitational name from places in Greater Manchester and the Isle of Wight, named with Old English hwit ‘white’ + feld ‘pasture’, ‘open country’ (see Whitfield). Americanized form of German Weissfeld (see Weisfeld).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Whitfield, Winfield, Hatfield, Wakefield, Westfield, Highfield