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Downing Genealogy & History

Downing family history shows that the name has two possible origins. The first possibility is that it is an English name derived from the Anglo-Saxon dun or dunn, meaning dark brown, with the filial suffix -ing added, indicating a person with a dark brown complexion or hair. The second possibility is that Downing is an Irish name stemming from the Celtic or Gaelic dun, meaning a hill or fort, with the diminutive suffix -in added to form dunin, indicating a person who lived on or near a small hill or fort on a hill. Downing genealogy includes former major league baseball player for the Anaheim Angels, Brian Downing.


Downing Birth Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
A Richard Downing-- --, 1914December 13,2003OH
Babette Downing-- --, 1919May 31,2005RI
Callie Downing-- --, 1903September 9,1997TX
Dagmar Downing-- --, 1894March 6,1988CA

Downing Death Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
E Earle Downing-- --, 1897January ,1969Wilmington,DE
F Arlene Downing-- --, 1917March 17,2001Newberg,OR
G Don Downing-- --, 1917June 10,2009Bellefontaine,OH
H Jean Downing-- --, 1925September 30,2007Wichita,KS

Downing Marriage Records

NameSpouseMarriage DateLocation
Brian DowningJerrie VandeusenJuly 10,2001Bell, TX
Calvin DowningMary BaudAugust 27,1976Wake, NC
Dale DowningJackie DeanMay 26,2000Rusk, TX
Eric DowningJami JohnsonJune 23,2001Tarrant, TX

Most Common Surnames After Downing

970th: Kidd971st: Key
972nd: Rankin973rd: Childers
974th: Liu975th: Tuttle
976th: Barlow977th: Field
978th: Guerrero979th: Knowles

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