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Heffington Name Meaning

English: unexplained; perhaps an altered spelling of Evington, habitational name from places so named in Gloucestershire and Leicestershire. The first is named with the Old English personal name Geofa + -ing- (denoting association) + tun; the second with the Old English personal name Eafa + -ing- + tun.

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


Similar surnames: Huffington, Henington, Hoisington, Herrington, Cherrington

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Heffington Family Origin

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Heffington Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    78%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%
  • Farming

    6%
  • Housekeeping

    3%

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In 1880, Farmer, Farm Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Heffington. A less common occupation for the Heffington family was Housekeeping. The most common Heffington occupation in the USA was Farmer. 78% of Heffington's were Farmers.

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Heffington Historical Records

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Heffington Life Expectancy

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