How Old Is The Name Bingham And Where Did It Originate From


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Bingham is a small town in the English county of Nottinghamshire.  So probably most people with the surname Bingham can trace their lineage back to this town or the surrounding area.  Settlement in the area is ancient -- read more.

Douglas K. Bingham has collected a lot of info about the Bingham family surname and history.

However, some Bingham lines trace back to Germany.    You might be able to find out whether your line has British or German origin by participating in an American DNA project to link up people with Bingham surname.

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