Lenington Family History

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Lenington Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a lost or unidentified place.

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

Similar surnames: Ledington, Henington, Keniston, Brewington, Dennington, Blessington

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Lenington Family Origin

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Lenington Family Occupations

What did your Lenington ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Lenington occupation in Canada was Carpenter. 100% of Lenington's were Carpenters.

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  • Carpenter


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Lenington Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Lenington. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lenington census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 239 immigration records available for the last name Lenington. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 367 military records available for the last name Lenington. For the veterans among your Lenington ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lenington Life Expectancy

What is the average Lenington lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Lenington life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Lenington in 1963 was 83, and 76 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lenington ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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