Chivington Family History
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Chivington Name Meaning
English: habitational name from Chevington in Suffolk or from East or West Chevington in Northumberland. The first is named with an Old English personal name Cifa (genitive Cifan) + Old English tun ‘settlement’; the second is from the same personal name + -ing-, denoting association, + tun.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Covington, Henington, Cherrington, Carrington, Heffington, Huffington