Edrington Family History

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Edrington Name Meaning

English: habitational name from an unidentified place. It may be a metathesized spelling of Erdington in the West Midlands, which derives its name from the Old English personal name Eanred + Old English tun ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’.

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

Similar surnames: Edgington, Errington, Edington, Elkington, Hedrington, Weddington

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Edrington Family Origin

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Edrington Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Edrington occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Edrington's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Edrington. A less common occupation for the Edrington family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Carpenter


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Edrington Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Edrington. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Edrington census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 293 immigration records available for the last name Edrington. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Edrington. For the veterans among your Edrington ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Edrington Life Expectancy

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Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Edrington life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Edrington in 1959 was 60, and 81 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Edrington ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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