Kingdon Family History
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Kingdon Name Meaning
English (Devon): habitational name from Higher Kingdon in Alverdiscott, Devon, or from Kendon in North Bovey, Devon. Both are named in Old English as ‘the king’s hill’, from cyning (see King) or cyne- ‘royal’ + dun ‘hill’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press