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Wellington Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of the three places named Wellington, in Herefordshire, Shropshire, and Somerset. All are most probably named with an unattested Old English personal name Weola + -ing- (implying association with) + tun ‘settlement’.

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

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Wellington Family Origin

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Wellington Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wellington. A less common occupation for the Wellington family was Carpenter. The most common Wellington occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Wellington's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Wellington | Data not to scale

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Wellington Life Expectancy

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Famous Wellington Family

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