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Edington Name Meaning

Northern English and Scottish: habitational name from any of various places so named, especially one in Northumbria originally named in Old English as Idingtun ‘settlement (Old English tun) associated with Ida’ (see Ide).

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

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Edington Family Origin

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Edington Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

In 1880, the most common Edington occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Edington's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Edington family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Edington.

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Edington Historical Records

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Edington Life Expectancy

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