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Rayfield Name Meaning

English (Kent): origin unidentified; probably a habitational name from a lost or unidentified place, perhaps an altered form of Rayford.

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


Similar surnames: Garfield, Mayfield, Layfield, Brayfield, Byfield, Hairfield, Warfield

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Rayfield Family Origin

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Rayfield Family Occupations

What did your Rayfield ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Blacksmith and Wheelwright were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Rayfield. The most common Rayfield occupation in Canada was Blacksmith. 50% of Rayfield's were Blacksmiths.

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  • Blacksmith

    50%
  • Wheelwright

    50%

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Rayfield Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Rayfield ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Rayfield Life Expectancy

What is the average Rayfield lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, Rayfield life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Rayfield in 1949 was 39, and 79 in 2004.

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