Thorington Family History

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Thorington Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Thorrington in Essex or Thorington in Suffolk, both probably named from Old English thorn or thyrne ‘thorn tree’ + tun ‘settlement’, ‘enclosure’.

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


Similar surnames: Thornton, Cherrington, Normington, Chivington, Woodington, Farrington

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Thorington Family Origin

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Thorington Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    15%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    11%
  • Agrl Labr

    11%
  • Grocer

    7%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Thorington family was Grocer. Farmer, Agricultural Labourer and Agrl Labr were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Thorington. The most common Thorington occupation in the UK was Farmer. 15% of Thorington's were Farmers.

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Thorington Historical Records

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Thorington Life Expectancy

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