Darrington Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GIVE ME ACCESS

Darrington Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Darrington in West Yorkshire, recorded in Domesday Book as Darni(n)tone ‘settlement (Old English tun) associated with (a man called) Deornoth’.

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


Similar surnames: Harrington, Derrington, Farrington, Dorrington, Darlington

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Darrington Family Origin

Where is the Darrington family from?

SHOW MORE

Darrington Family Occupations

What did your Darrington ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Coal Miner and Farm Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Darrington. The most common Darrington occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 10% of Darrington's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Darrington family was Gardener.

View Census data for Darrington | Data not to scale

SHOW MORE
  • Agricultural Labourer

    10%
  • Coal Miner

    7%
  • Farm Labourer

    7%
  • Gardener

    5%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Darrington ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Darrington Historical Records

What Darrington family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Darrington ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Darrington

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Darrington Life Expectancy

What is the average Darrington lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, Darrington life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Darrington in 1954 was 55, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Darrington

SHOW MORE

United States

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Darrington ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

Famous Darrington Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)

Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Look up another name