Defield Family History & Genealogy

Find Defield records

Find birth, death, marriage, military, and other Defield records at Ancestry.com.

Search for Defield records

Latest Defield photos

These photos were uploaded by members of the Defield community on AncientFaces.

Defield Surname History

The family history of the Defield last name is maintained by the AncientFaces community. Join the community by adding to to this genealogy of the Defield:

  • Defield family history
  • Defield country of origin, nationality, & ethnicity
  • Defield last name meaning & etymology
  • Defield spelling & pronunciation
  • genealogy and family tree

Edit this page

Defield Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity

No one has submitted information on Defield country of origin, nationality, or ethnicity. Add to this section

No content has been submitted about the Defield country of origin. The following is speculative information about Defield. You can submit your information by clicking Edit.

The nationality of Defield is often very difficult to determine because country boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Defield may be in dispute depending on whether the surname came about naturally and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of names that come from a craft, which can appear in multiple countries independently (such as the surname "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer).

Defield Meaning & Etymology

No one has submitted information on Defield meaning and etymology. Add to this section

No content has been submitted about the meaning of Defield. The following is speculative information about Defield. You can submit your information by clicking Edit.

The meaning of Defield come may come from a trade, such as the name "Archer" which was given to people who were bowmen. Some of these craft-based surnames might be a profession in some other language. Because of this it is useful to research the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its progenitors. Many modern names like Defield are inspired by religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so forth. In many cases these family names relate to a religious phrase such as "Grace of God".

Defield Pronunciation & Spelling Variations

No one has added information on Defield spellings or pronunciations. Add to this section

No content has been submitted about alternate spellings of Defield. The following is speculative information about Defield. You can submit your information by clicking Edit.

In early history when few people could write, names such as Defield were transliterated based on how they sounded when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Defield. Understanding spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Defield last name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Surnames like Defield vary in how they're written as they travel across tribes, family unions, and countries over the years.

Last names similar to Defield

De Field Defields De fields De Fieliere De Fielliettaz Defiena Defienas Defienat De Fienes Defienn Defienne DeFiennes De Fiennes De Fiennes Du De Fiennes Enguerand I De Fiennes Guillaume I Defienro Defier Defierbaum De Fierbaum

Defield Family Tree

Find Defield records

Find birth, death, marriage, military, and other Defield records at Ancestry.com.

Search for Defield records

Here are a few of the Defield genealogies shared by AncientFaces users. Click here to see more Defields

Famous People named Defield

No has submitted any famous Defields yet. Click here to add your own.