Ledington Family History

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Ledington Name Meaning

English: habitational name, probably from places called Liddington, in Wiltshire and Rutland. The first is named fom Old English hl¯de ‘loud, noisy stream’ + tun ‘farmstead’.

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


Similar surnames: Ludington, Edington, Henington, Edgington, Bevington, Remington

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Ledington Family Origin

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Ledington Family Occupations

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  • Butcher

    13%
  • Clerk Bank Of England

    13%
  • Gen Labourer

    13%
  • Ironworks Lab

    13%

In 1881, Butcher, Clerk Bank Of England and Gen Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ledington. The most common Ledington occupation in the UK was Butcher. 13% of Ledington's were Butchers. A less common occupation for the Ledington family was Ironworks Lab.

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Ledington Historical Records

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Ledington Life Expectancy

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