The name Fielding is a boy's name of English origin. Fielding and is often added to lists like Best Cool Unusual Boys' Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Generation Game (With Jobs!)".
From the experts:
Fielding isn't an occupational name, exactly, though it does relate to someone who works in or lives in a Field. Although there have been a handful of people, real and fictional, with the first name Fielding, the most famous Fielding is eighteenth century writer Henry Fielding, author of Tom Jones.