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Ehrenfeld Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a place so named, perhaps the one near Cologne. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental compound name composed of German Ehre ‘honor’ + Feld ‘field’.

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


Similar surnames: Ehrenberg, Grunfeld, Schoenfeld, Rehfeld, Rosenfeld, Kornfeld

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Ehrenfeld Family Origin

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Ehrenfeld Family Occupations

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  • Barber

    11%
  • Cigar Manufacture

    11%
  • Farming

    11%
  • Keeping House

    11%

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In 1880, the most common Ehrenfeld occupation in the USA was Barber. 11% of Ehrenfeld's were Barbers. Barber, Cigar Manufacture and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ehrenfeld. A less common occupation for the Ehrenfeld family was Keeping House.

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Ehrenfeld Life Expectancy

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