Elvington Family History

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Elvington Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in North Yorkshire, named in Old English ‘farmstead (Old English tun) of a man called Ælfwine or a woman called Ælfwynn’. This is now a very rare name in England.

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


Similar surnames: Ellington, Elkington, Covington, Allington, Essington, Edrington

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Elvington Family Origin

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Elvington Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    80%
  • Brick Mason

    7%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Keeping House

    7%

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In 1880, Farmer, Brick Mason and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Elvington. The most common Elvington occupation in the USA was Farmer. 80% of Elvington's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Elvington family was Keeping House.

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Elvington Life Expectancy

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