Dunfield Family History

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Dunfield Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): habitational name for someone from Donville in Calvados, France.

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


Similar surnames: Duffield, Canfield, Bonfield, Banfield, Mansfield, Burfield, Infield

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Dunfield Family Origin

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Dunfield Family Occupations

What did your Dunfield ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Dunfield family was Book Keeper. Farmer, Going To School and Farmers Son were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dunfield. The most common Dunfield occupation in Canada was Farmer. 43% of Dunfield's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Going To School

    20%
  • Farmers Son

    7%
  • Book Keeper

    3%

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

Dunfield Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Dunfield. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dunfield 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 Dunfield. 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 Dunfield. For the veterans among your Dunfield ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dunfield Life Expectancy

What is the average Dunfield lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2003, in the United States, Dunfield life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Dunfield in 1960 was 50, and 74 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dunfield

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dunfield 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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