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Ledington Name Meaning

English: habitational name, probably from places called Liddington, in Wiltshire and Rutland. The first is named fom Old English hl¯de ‘loud, noisy stream’ + tun ‘farmstead’.

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

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Ledington Family Origin

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Ledington Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Blacksmith

    9%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Day Laborer

    9%

In 1880, Farmer, Blacksmith and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ledington. The most common Ledington occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Ledington's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Ledington family was Day Laborer.

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Ledington Historical Records

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Ledington Life Expectancy

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