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Neufeld Name Meaning

German: habitational name from any of several places called Neufeld, also the German name for Konielspol near Lódz in Poland. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German Neufeld ‘new field’.

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


Similar surnames: Rehfeld, Herzfeld, Grunfeld, Newfield, Feld, Neufeldt, Bergfeld

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Neufeld Family Origin

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Neufeld Family Occupations

What did your Neufeld ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Neufeld. 56% of Neufeld men worked as a Farmer and 16% of Neufeld women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Neufeld were Income and School Teacher

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    56%
  • Farmers Son
    11%
  • Labourer
    8%
  • Income
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Housekeeper
    16%
  • Student
    16%
  • Housework
    11%
  • School Teacher
    11%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Neufeld Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 25,000 census records available for the last name Neufeld. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Neufeld 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 6,000 immigration records available for the last name Neufeld. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Neufeld. For the veterans among your Neufeld ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Neufeld Life Expectancy

What is the average Neufeld lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Neufeld life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Neufeld in 1948 was 26, and 82 in 2004.

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