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Origin and Meaning of Addington

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Probably from Old English given name Eadda + -ingtūn, thus meaning "associated with Eadda".

  1. A village in Greater London, in the borough of Croydon.
  2. A habitational surname​.

Notable Persons Named Addington

Addington Bruce is a journalist.


Addington was born in 1827. He passed away in 1876.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Addington

Maybelle Carter was a gospel music and country music musician. She plays Guitar, banjo, and autoharp. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1927 to 1978. Maybelle was given the name Maybelle Addington on May 10th, 1909 in Nickelsville, Virginia. She passed away on October 23rd, 1978.


David Addington is a 11th Chief of Staff to the Vice President of the United States. David was born on January 22nd, 1957.


The Lord Addington is a politician. The was born on August 24th, 1963.


Crandell was born on June 2nd, 1938.


Steve Addington is an athlete. Steve was born on July 4th, 1964 in Spartanburg, South Carolina.


John was born on March 21st, 1805. He died on August 28th, 1889.


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Popularity of Addington as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Addington U.S.
  White 92.47% 64.26%
  African American 1.17% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.42% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 1.37% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.23% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.33% 16.26%

Of Last Name Addington

People with the last name Addington are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Addington

  • How Popular is the name Addington? Addington is the 63,985th most popular name of all time. As a last name Addington was the 6,790th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Addington have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 18 babies born with the first name Addington in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Addington? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2010 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Addington first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Addington is Sunday, January 23rd, 1881.
  • What year had the most people named Addington born? The highest recorded use of the first name Addington was in 2015 with a total of 8 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Addington: Your name in reverse order is Notgnidda. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Onidagndt. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Addington? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 4,968 people with the last name Addington.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Addington? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 2 of them will have Addington as their last name.

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