Dorrington Surname Origin
(Origin English) Belonging to Dorrington = the Estate of the Deor/Deora Family [Anglo-Saxon Deoringa-tun - deor, dear, beloved, also an animal (deer) + -inga, genitive plural of the filial suffix -ing; tun, estate].
Source: Surnames of the United Kingdom, A Concise Etymological Dictionary; Henry Harrison; Vol.1 & 2.; The Eaton Press, 190 Ebury Street, London, S.W; 1912.
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