Arthur, William (1857) An Etymological Dictionary of Family and Christian Names. New York: Sheldon, Blakeman. Public Domain.
There are approximately 13,606 people named Wakefield in the UK. That makes it the 749th most common surname overall. Out of every million people in the UK, approximately 215 are named Wakefield.
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Related and similar surnamesWackefeld
The Wakefield surname in historical dictionaries
An Etymological Dictionary of Family and Christian Names (1857)
Patronymica Britannica (1860)
Lower, Mark A (1860) Patronymica Britannica: a dictionary of the family names of the United Kingdom. London: J.R. Smith. Public Domain.