Kington Family History
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Kington Name Meaning
English: habitational name from any of the various places so called, in Dorset, Herefordshire, Warwickshire, Wiltshire, and Worcestershire. These are named from Old French cyne- ‘royal’ (replaced by Old English cyning ‘king’) + tun ‘settlement’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Kinton, Kingdon, Kingston, Hinton, Kenton, Edington, Linton, Winton