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Waterfield Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): habitational name from Vatierville in Seine-Maritime, France, so named from the personal name Walter + Old French ville ‘settlement’.

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


Similar surnames: Dangerfield, Wakefield, Canfield, Haverfield, Battenfield, Sherfield

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Waterfield Family Origin

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Waterfield Family Occupations

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  • School

    55%
  • Book

    9%
  • Confectioner

    9%
  • School Teacher

    9%

In 1881, the most common Waterfield occupation in Canada was School. 55% of Waterfield's were Schools. A less common occupation for the Waterfield family was School Teacher. School, Book and Confectioner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Waterfield.

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Waterfield Historical Records

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Waterfield Life Expectancy

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