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Sheffield Genealogy & History

Sheffield is an English name. It is a locational name, first given to people who lived in the city named Sheffield in South Yorkshire. That name was derived from Sheaf, the name of a river, and the Old English word feld, meaning open country or pasture. Sheffield family history is first recorded with Johannes de Schefeld (an alternate spelling), who lived in Yorkshire in 1379. Sheffield genealogy includes the Sheffield baronets in Normandy and is the maiden name of Samantha Cameron, wife of current UK Prime Minister David Cameron. The Sheffield family motto is comiter sed fortiter, which means courteously but firmly.

Sheffield Birth Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
A Mavene Sheffield-- --, 1927April 29,1991AL
Barbara Sheffield-- --, 1940September 26,2001GA
C Maxine Sheffield-- --, 1924May 4,2009CA
D Etta Sheffield-- --, 1914February 7,1999CA

Sheffield Death Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
E Marie Sheffield-- --, 1932March 23,2010Oregon City,OR
Fannie Sheffield-- --, 1926March ,1987Hopewell,VA
G Winston Sheffield-- --, 1914June ,1985Grand Rapids,MI
Hal Sheffield-- --, 1930January 23,2008Kaysville,UT

Sheffield Marriage Records

NameSpouseMarriage DateLocation
Allen SheffieldChristine WinterAugust 18,2001Dallas, TX
Benjamin SheffieldHeather GoatsAugust 4,2001Hardin, TX
Carl SheffieldTara DeanJune 17,2000Tarrant, TX
David SheffieldMyra SkiddsSeptember 26,1981Wake, NC

Most Common Surnames After Sheffield

1583rd: Cates1584th: Quigley
1585th: Thorne1586th: Benedict
1587th: Hankins1588th: Schulte
1589th: Strauss1590th: Cope
1591st: Waldron1592nd: Hay

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