Meaning and Origin of Fairfield - FamilyEducation

Meaning and Origin of: Fairfield

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First name origins & meanings:

  • Old English : Blond-haired

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Last name origin & meaning:

  • English : habitational name from any of various places, for example Fairfield in Derbyshire or Kent, both named from Old English as fæger ‘beautiful’ + feld ‘open country’, or Fairfield in Worcestershire, which is named with Old English ‘hog’ + feld.
  • John Fairfield was an immigrant to Charlestown, MA, in 1635.