Burchfield Family History

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Burchfield Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of various minor places called Birchfield, from Old English birce ‘birch’ + feld ‘open country’, or a topographic name with the same meaning.

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


Similar surnames: Birchfield, Burfield, Barnfield, Litchfield, Bradfield, Barfield

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Burchfield Family Origin

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Burchfield Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    49%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Blacksmith

    3%

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In 1880, the most common Burchfield occupation in the USA was Farmer. 49% of Burchfield's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Burchfield family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Keeping House and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Burchfield.

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Burchfield Historical Records

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Burchfield Life Expectancy

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