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Langton Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of numerous places so called from Old English lang ‘long’ + tun ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’. (Langton in County Durham, however, has the same etymology as Langdon).

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


Similar surnames: Langdon, Langston, Longton, Manton, Linton, Layton, Laughton, Kington

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Langton Family Origin

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Langton Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Blacksmith

    6%
  • Rentier

    6%
  • Servant

    6%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Langton family was Servant. Farmer, Blacksmith and Rentier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Langton. The most common Langton occupation in Canada was Farmer. 34% of Langton's were Farmers.

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Langton Historical Records

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Langton Life Expectancy

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