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Bingham Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Nottinghamshire called Bingham, from an unattested Old English clan name, Binningas, or an Old English word bing ‘(a) hollow’ + Old English ham ‘homestead’. The name is also established in Ireland. Jewish (American): Americanized form of various like-sounding habitational names such as Bingenheimer.

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

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Bingham Family Origin

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Bingham Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Farming

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bingham. The most common Bingham occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Bingham's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Bingham family was Farming.

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Bingham Life Expectancy

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Famous Bingham Family

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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)

Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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