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Essington Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Essington in Staffordshire, named in Old English as the farmstead (tun) of the people (-inga-) of a man called Esne.

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


Similar surnames: Elvington, Edgington, Ellington, Errington, Elkington, Edington

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Essington Family Origin

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Essington Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    20%
  • Fancy Stationer

    20%
  • Fundholder

    20%
  • M.P.For Co Longford Magistrate

    20%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Essington family was M.P.For Co Longford Magistrate. The most common Essington occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 20% of Essington's were Coal Miners. Coal Miner, Fancy Stationer and Fundholder were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Essington.

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Essington Historical Records

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Essington Life Expectancy

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