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Fields Name Meaning

English: topographic name from Middle English feldes, plural or possessive of feld ‘open country’. This name is also found as a translation of equivalent names in other languages, in particular French Deschamps, Duchamp.

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


Similar surnames: Field, Feld, Folds, Fielden, Fielder, Felde, Fielding, Fels, Shields

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Fields Family Origin

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Fields Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • School

    7%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Laborer

    4%

In 1881, Farmer, School and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fields. A less common occupation for the Fields family was Laborer. The most common Fields occupation in Canada was Farmer. 38% of Fields's were Farmers.

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Fields Historical Records

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Fields Life Expectancy

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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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