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Langston Name Meaning

English (mainly West Midlands): habitational name from any of various places, for example Langstone in Devon and Hampshire, named with Old English lang ‘long’, ‘tall’ + stan ‘stone’, i.e. a menhir.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Langton, Langdon, Hingston, Kingston, Laughton, Easton, Winston

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Langston Family Origin

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Langston Family Occupations

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  • Boot Maker

    29%
  • Butcher

    29%
  • Miner

    14%
  • School

    14%

In 1881, the most common Langston occupation in Canada was Boot Maker. 29% of Langston's were Boot Makers. Boot Maker, Butcher and Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Langston. A less common occupation for the Langston family was School.

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Langston Historical Records

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Langston Life Expectancy

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