Armfield Family History

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Armfield Name Meaning

English: probably a variant of Arnfield, a habitational name from Arnfield in Cheshire, named with the Old English personal name Earnwig + Old English feld ‘open land used for pasture or cultivation’.

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

Similar surnames: Barfield, Byfield, Wakefield, Enfield, Garfield, Warfield, Orfield

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Armfield Family Origin

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Armfield Family Occupations

What did your Armfield ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Armfield family was Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Armfield. The most common Armfield occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Armfield's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Farm Laborer

  • Laborer


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Armfield ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Armfield Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Armfield. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Armfield census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Armfield. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Armfield. For the veterans among your Armfield ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Armfield Life Expectancy

What is the average Armfield lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Armfield life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Armfield in 1948 was 37, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Armfield

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Armfield ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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