Hosfield Family History

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Hosfield Name Meaning

English: variant of Horsefield, a topographic or occupational name for someone who lived or worked at an enclosure for horses, from Old English hors ‘horse’ + falod ‘enclosure’, or a variant of the habitational name Horsfall.

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

Similar surnames: Horsfield, Hosfeld, Corfield, Byfield, Layfield, Cofield, Hadfield

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Hosfield Family Origin

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Hosfield Family Occupations

What did your Hosfield ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Hosfield occupation in the USA was Farmer. 75% of Hosfield's were Farmers. Farmer and Dress Maker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Hosfield.

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  • Farmer

  • Dress Maker


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

Hosfield Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Hosfield. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hosfield 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 138 immigration records available for the last name Hosfield. 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 246 military records available for the last name Hosfield. For the veterans among your Hosfield ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hosfield Life Expectancy

What is the average Hosfield lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Hosfield life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Hosfield in 1962 was 76, and 96 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hosfield 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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