Eltringham Family History

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Eltringham Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a village in Northumbria, named from Old English Ælfheringaham ‘homestead (Old English ham) of the people of Ælfhere’; the t was inserted for the sake of euphony after the name had been collapsed in pronunciation. The surname is still largely restricted to the Newcastle area.

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


Similar surnames: Ellingham, Everingham, Cottingham, Bellingham, Allingham, Nottingham

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Eltringham Family Origin

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Eltringham Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    28%
  • Coalminer

    7%
  • Grocer

    7%
  • Engine Fitter

    4%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Eltringham family was Engine Fitter. Coal Miner, Coalminer and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Eltringham. The most common Eltringham occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 28% of Eltringham's were Coal Miners.

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Eltringham Historical Records

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