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Allingham Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Alvingham in Lincolnshire, named in Old English as Aluingeham ‘homestead (Old English ham) of the family or followers of Ælf(a)’. Reaney also mentions a lost place called Allingham in Kent as a possible source; this is perhaps the same as one of the two places in Kent called Allington.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Ellingham, Bellingham, Billingham, Walsingham, Gillingham, Willingham

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Allingham Family Origin

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Allingham Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    19%
  • Butcher

    4%
  • Clerk In Store

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Allingham. The most common Allingham occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Allingham's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Allingham family was Clerk In Store.

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