Norrington Family History

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Norrington Name Meaning

topographic name for someone living to the north of a main settlement, Middle English north in toun, or a habitational name from any of the places named with this phrase (Old English norð in tune), as for example Norrington in Wiltshire. variant of Northampton, a habitational name from the city of this name, which was named with Old English norð ‘north’ + ham + tun ‘homestead’, ‘home farm’.

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


Similar surnames: Dorrington, Normington, Harrington, Barrington, Carrington

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Norrington Family Origin

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Norrington Family Occupations

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  • Wheelwright

    7%
  • Baker

    5%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    3%
  • Farmer

    3%

In 1881, the most common Norrington occupation in the UK was Wheelwright. 7% of Norrington's were Wheelwrights. Wheelwright, Baker and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Norrington. A less common occupation for the Norrington family was Farmer.

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