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Arrington Name Meaning

habitational name from Arrington, a place in Cambridgeshire, named from an Old English byname, Earn(a), meaning ‘eagle’ + -inga- ‘people or followers of’ + tun ‘settlement’. variant of Harrington.

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


Similar surnames: Harrington, Carrington, Barrington, Farrington, Warrington, Arlington

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Arrington Family Origin

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Arrington Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Farm Laborer

    7%
  • Farming

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Arrington family was Farming. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Arrington. The most common Arrington occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Arrington's were Farmers.

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Arrington Life Expectancy

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