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Armington Name Meaning

Evidently an English habitational name, probably from Ermington in Devon, which is of uncertain etymology but probably from an Old English personal name Earma + the connective particle -ing- + tun ‘settlement’, ‘estate’.

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


Similar surnames: Arlington, Warmington, Warrington, Arrington, Carrington, Allington

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Armington Family Origin

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Armington Family Occupations

What did your Armington ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Armington family was Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Armington. The most common Armington occupation in the USA was Farmer. 16% of Armington's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    16%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Grocer

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%

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Armington Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Armington. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Armington census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Armington. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Armington. For the veterans among your Armington ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Armington Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Armington life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Armington in 1963 was 70, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Armington

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