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 CAF (32 - with occupations)".
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.