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Woodington Name Meaning

English (Gloucestershire): habitational name from a place named Woodington, of which there are examples in Devon and Hampshire. The Devon place is probably named from the Old English personal name Odda (with genitive -n) + Old English tun ‘farmstead’, ‘settlement’.

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


Similar surnames: Wormington, Wallington, Coddington, Waddington, Covington, Ludington

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Woodington Family Origin

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Woodington Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    16%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Woodington. A less common occupation for the Woodington family was Laborer. The most common Woodington occupation in the USA was Farmer. 16% of Woodington's were Farmers.

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Woodington Life Expectancy

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