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Darrington Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Darrington in West Yorkshire, recorded in Domesday Book as Darni(n)tone ‘settlement (Old English tun) associated with (a man called) Deornoth’.

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


Similar surnames: Harrington, Derrington, Farrington, Dorrington, Darlington

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Darrington Family Origin

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Darrington Family Occupations

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In 1880, Farmer, Cook and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Darrington. A less common occupation for the Darrington family was Brush Maker. The most common Darrington occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Darrington's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Cook

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Brush Maker

    4%

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Darrington Historical Records

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Darrington Life Expectancy

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Between 1954 and 2004, Darrington life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Darrington in 1954 was 55, and 77 in 2004.

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