Dunnington Family History

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Dunnington Name Meaning

English: habitational name for someone from Dunnington in East Yorkshire, named from the Old English personal name Dunna + -ing- denoting association + tun ‘settlement’.

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


Similar surnames: Dennington, Cunnington, Kennington, Bennington, Huntington

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Dunnington Family Origin

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Dunnington Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    4%
  • Blacksmith

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dunnington. The most common Dunnington occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Dunnington's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Dunnington family was Blacksmith.

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Dunnington Historical Records

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Dunnington Life Expectancy

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Famous Dunnington Family

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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)

Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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