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Whittington Genealogy & History

Whittington is a locational name with roots in several communities named Whittington. The name is a compounding of whita, indicating white; tun, denoting place of; and -ing; indicating more than one. Thus it means place of white people. Some of the different spellings include Whyttington, Whytyngton, and Whitune. They were lords of their ancestral seat in Derbyshire, England. The family motto is dare to be wise. Whittington family history has the first recorded spelling of the name as Peter de Wittinton in 1201. Some members of Whittington genealogy include radio disc jockey Sweet Dick Whittington; novelist Harry Whittington; artist Clark Whittington; and televangelist Jim Whittington.


Whittington Birth Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
A Douglas Whittington-- --, 1937December 21,1988LA
Baden Whittington-- --, 1911June 18,1988IL
C Melvin Whittington-- --, 1919February 13,2004MD
D Gene Whittington-- --, 1932December 29,1998NC

Whittington Death Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
Earl Whittington-- --, 1933April 30,1997Aston,PA
Fannie Whittington-- --, 1889December ,1966Charleston,WV
Gail Whittington-- --, 1946April 23,2008Kalamazoo,MI
Halbert Whittington-- --, 1931April 13,1999Mustang,OK

Whittington Marriage Records

NameSpouseMarriage DateLocation
Eddie WhittingtonSarah BarbeeJune 21,1980Wake, NC
Freddie WhittingtonHemalatha BhaskarDecember 15,1998Wake, NC
Gregory WhittingtonSharon LlewellynMay 25,1985Wake, NC
Vernon WhittingtonClara PateJune 2,1934Wake, NC

Most Common Surnames After Whittington

1769th: Foote1770th: Coon
1771st: Ambrose1772nd: Fay
1773rd: Coughlin1774th: Meehan
1775th: Currie1776th: Nugent
1777th: Bledsoe1778th: Lacey

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