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Bingham Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Nottinghamshire called Bingham, from an unattested Old English clan name, Binningas, or an Old English word bing ‘(a) hollow’ + Old English ham ‘homestead’. The name is also established in Ireland. Jewish (American): Americanized form of various like-sounding habitational names such as Bingenheimer.

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


Similar surnames: Ingham, Kingham, Windham, Winham, Langham, Higham, Benham, Fincham

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Bingham Family Origin

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Bingham Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Student

    8%
  • Labourer

    6%
  • Merchant

    5%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Bingham family was Merchant. The most common Bingham occupation in Canada was Farmer. 20% of Bingham's were Farmers. Farmer, Student and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bingham.

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Bingham Historical Records

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Bingham Life Expectancy

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Famous Bingham Family

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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)

Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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