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The surname Monington was first found in Herefordshire at Westhide. "The Court, formerly the seat of the Monnington family, to whom the manor belonged, was originally surrounded with a moat, which is now partly filled up. The church is in the early English style, and contains some monuments to the Monningtons." 
Spelling variations of this family name include: Monington, Monnington, Moninton, Monninton and others.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Monington research. Another 291 words (21 lines of text) covering the years 1510, 1600, 1140, 1159, 1442, 1545, 1455, 1487, 1390, 1462 and 1463 are included under the topic Early Monington History in all our PDF Extended History products.
Another 33 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Monington Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: the name represented in many forms and recorded from the mid 17th century in the great migration from Europe. Migrants settled in the eastern seaboard from Newfoundland, to Maine, to Virginia, the Carolinas, and to the islands..
The Monington Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Monington Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.
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