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Arlington Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of three places called Arlington: in Devon, Gloucestershire, and East Sussex. Earlier forms of the place names show that each contains a different Old English personal name (respectively, Ælffrith, Ælfred, and Eorl(a)) + -ing-, denoting association with, + tun ‘settlement’.

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


Similar surnames: Allington, Armington, Darlington, Barrington, Arrington, Carrington

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  • Servant

    100%

In 1881, the most common Arlington occupation in Canada was Servant. 100% of Arlington's were Servants.

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