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Hatfield Name Meaning

English (mainly Yorkshire and central England): habitational name from any of the various places named Hatfield, for example in Yorkshire, Nottinghamshire, Herefordshire, Worcestershire, Hertfordshire, and Essex, from Old English h?ð ‘heathland’, ‘heather’ + feld ‘pasture’, ‘open country’.

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


Similar surnames: Hadfield, Hartfield, Chatfield, Whitfield, Mayfield, Banfield

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Hatfield Family Origin

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Hatfield Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Seaman

    6%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Ship Capt.

    4%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Hatfield family was Ship Capt.. Farmer, Seaman and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hatfield. The most common Hatfield occupation in Canada was Farmer. 28% of Hatfield's were Farmers.

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Hatfield Historical Records

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Hatfield Life Expectancy

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