Henington Family History
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Henington Name Meaning
English: habitational name, possibly a variant of Hannington, which is from places so named in Hampshire, Northamptonshire, or Wiltshire. The first and second are named from the Old English personal name Hana + -ing- denoting association with + tun ‘farmstead’, ‘settlement’, while the one in Wiltshire is from Old English hanena, genitive plural of hana ‘cock’, ‘male bird’ or the Old English personal name Hana + dun ‘hill’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Huntington, Heffington, Bennington, Kennington, Allington, Bevington