Chivington Family History

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Chivington Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Chevington in Suffolk or from East or West Chevington in Northumberland. The first is named with an Old English personal name Cifa (genitive Cifan) + Old English tun ‘settlement’; the second is from the same personal name + -ing-, denoting association, + tun.

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


Similar surnames: Covington, Henington, Cherrington, Carrington, Heffington, Huffington

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Chivington Family Origin

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Chivington Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    33%
  • Carman

    33%
  • Engineers Laborer (E M)

    33%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Chivington family was Engineers Laborer (E M). Agricultural Labourer and Carman were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Chivington. The most common Chivington occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 33% of Chivington's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Chivington Historical Records

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Chivington Life Expectancy

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