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Airrington Family History

Airrington Surname Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Arrington, Airington, Harrington, Warrington, Barrington, Norrington

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Where is the Airrington family from?

You can see how Airrington families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Airrington family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most Airrington families were found in and USA in 1880. In 1880 there was 1 Airrington family living in West Virginia. This was 100% of all the recorded Airrington's in USA. West Virginia had the highest population of Airrington families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Airrington surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Airrington ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the USA named Airrington. 100% of Airrington men worked as a Laborer. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
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Census Records

There are 56 census records available for the last name Airrington. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Airrington census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1 immigration records available for the last name Airrington. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 37 military records available for the last name Airrington. For the veterans among your Airrington ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Airrington lifespan?

Between 1969 and 2004, in the United States, Airrington life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1995, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Airrington in 1969 was 68, and 41 in 2004.

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