Norrington Family History
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Norrington Name Meaning
topographic name for someone living to the north of a main settlement, Middle English north in toun, or a habitational name from any of the places named with this phrase (Old English norð in tune), as for example Norrington in Wiltshire. variant of Northampton, a habitational name from the city of this name, which was named with Old English norð ‘north’ + ham + tun ‘homestead’, ‘home farm’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Dorrington, Normington, Harrington, Barrington, Carrington