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Origins of the Fifield surname

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About the Fifields

We have a total number of 5857 records for people with the last name Fifield.

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Where do most Fifields live?

In 1921, most Fifields lived in London.


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Interesting facts about Fifields

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We have 5,090 records for the Fifield surname. The oldest one dates back to 1850.

Who were Fifields most likely to marry?

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What are the most common Fifield first names?

  • William
  • John
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Fifields

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

Common Female occupations for Fifields in 1921
Dressmaker

30

Laundress

20

Domestic Servant

16

General Servant Domestic

11

Cook Domestic

8

Common Male occupations for Fifields in 1921
Bricklayer

46

Agricultural Labourer

26

General Labourer

26

Lighterman

24

Clerk

18

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