Eltringham Family History

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Eltringham Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a village in Northumbria, named from Old English Ælfheringaham ‘homestead (Old English ham) of the people of Ælfhere’; the t was inserted for the sake of euphony after the name had been collapsed in pronunciation. The surname is still largely restricted to the Newcastle area.

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


Similar surnames: Ellingham, Everingham, Cottingham, Bellingham, Allingham, Nottingham

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Eltringham Family Origin

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Eltringham Family Occupations

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  • Engineer

    15%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • At Home

    8%
  • Coal Miner

    8%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Eltringham family was Coal Miner. Engineer, Laborer and At Home were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Eltringham. The most common Eltringham occupation in the USA was Engineer. 15% of Eltringham's were Engineers.

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Eltringham Historical Records

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Eltringham Life Expectancy

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