When William Roy Brownfield was born on 27 July 1893, in Washington, Ohio, United States, his father, John J. Brownfield, was 33 and his mother, Martha Ellen Barrett, was 30. He married Eleanor Vogt on 13 July 1912, in Columbiana, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in East Liverpool, Columbiana, Ohio, United States in 1920 and Wheeling, Ohio, West Virginia, United States in 1930. He died on 10 September 1968, in Dola, Washington Township, Hardin, Ohio, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Brownsville, Monroe, Ohio, United States.
Americanized form (translation into English) of Jewish Braunfeld , an ornamental compound from German braun ‘brown’ + Feld ‘field’.
English: variant of Broomfield .