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  • Abiel Harrington (1692 - 1770)
    Abiel Parker, b. 1691, Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, d. 25 May 1770, Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, biography From Most genealogies show Abiel Parker as a child of Joshua Parker and Abi...
  • Abigail "Abiel" Slayton (1712 - 1786)
    Sources: Find a Grave: Birth: Mar. 21, 1712 Watertown Middlesex County Massachusetts, USA Death: Jan. 27, 1786 East Brookfield Worcester County Massachusetts, USA Her name, birth date, and marriage...
  • Abigail Ball (1698 - 1728)
  • Abraham Errington (1622 - 1677)
    Abraham was born around 1622 (baptized in All Saint's Church -Newcastle on Tyne, Northumberland, England, 1622) and died in Cambridge, England on May 9, 1677. He came over with his mother around 1633 o...
  • Agnes Sherburne (c.1391 - 1444)
    Many sources show Agnes as a Stanley, but Hickling has shown tha t she was the daughter of Sir Nicholas Harrington. TEMPEST WIVES AND DAUGHTERS IN THE LATE MEDIEVAL PERIOD. PART 4. BY JOHN R. SCH...

About the Harrington surname


The Harrington name has mostly English and Irish origins... Cumbria, Northhamptonshire, and Lincolnshire in England and County Kerry in Ireland...

The majority of immigrants from England and Ireland departed from Ports of Liverpool , England and Queenstown, Ireland... The majority of them settled originally in Ny , Ma and Ct.

Two of the common meanings of the name Harrington, is " one who came from Harrington" ( the heath dwellers enclosure), in Northhamptonshire, it means grandson of the tall or powerful man"

There are many variations of the name Harrington...O'Harrington, Haroughton, Harraughton and Herrington... The Harrington Blazon of Arms represents meshes of fishing net. It is called Harrington's Knot... there is a connection between " Herringtown" and "The Net " could some Harrington ancestors have been Fishermen ?

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