Edgington Family History
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Edgington Name Meaning
English (West Midlands): probably a habitational name, of uncertain origin. It may be from a lost place, so named as the ‘settlement (Old English tun) associated with Ecgi’, a short form of the various compound names with the first element ecg ‘edge’, ‘point’ (of a weapon). Alternatively, it may be a variant of Erdington (see Edrington).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Edrington, Edington, Ellington, Reddington, Addington, Elkington