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Origins of the Binnington surname

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About the Binningtons

We have a total number of 4037 records for people with the last name Binnington.

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Where do most Binningtons live?

In 1921, most Binningtons lived in Yorkshire.

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Interesting facts about Binningtons

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We have 3,730 records for the Binnington surname. The oldest one dates back to .

Who were Binningtons most likely to marry?

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What are the most common Binnington first names?

  • John
  • Thomas
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Binningtons

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Binningtons in 1921


Living On Own Means




Domestic Servant


House Keeper


Common Male occupations for Binningtons in 1921


Cabinet Maker




Agricultural Labourer


General Labourer


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