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Walkington Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in East Yorkshire named Walkington, from an unattested Old English personal name Walca + -ing- denoting association with + tun.

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


Similar surnames: Wallington, Talkington, Warrington, Wellington, Allington, Carrington

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Walkington Family Origin

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Walkington Family Occupations

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  • Bricklayer

    6%
  • Farmer

    6%
  • Butcher

    5%
  • Gardener

    5%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Walkington family was Gardener. Bricklayer, Farmer and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Walkington. The most common Walkington occupation in the UK was Bricklayer. 6% of Walkington's were Bricklayers.

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Walkington Historical Records

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Walkington Life Expectancy

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