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Origins of the Field surname

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About the Fields

We have a total number of 180351 records for people with the last name Field.

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Alternative variations of the name Field

Field, Fields, Feld, Fielde, Feeld, Fild, Fyld, Fylde

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Where do most Fields live?

In 1921, most Fields lived in London.

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Interesting facts about Fields

How common is your surname?

270th most common surname in the UK

We have 157,000 records for the Field surname. The oldest one dates back to .

Who were Fields most likely to marry?




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What are the most common Field first names?

  • John
  • William
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Fields

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Fields in 1921




General Servant Domestic


Living On Own Means


Domestic Servant


Common Male occupations for Fields in 1921
Agricultural Labourer


General Labourer








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