14-Day Free Trial GIVE ME ACCESS

Langston Family History

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

812,813 Historical Documents with Langston on Ancestry.com
107,996 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
15,744 Military Records
3,850 Immigration Records
72,489 Census and Voter Lists
612,734 Member Trees

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Name Distribution of Langston Families

  • Number of Langston families
     121 - 240
     41 - 120
     1 - 40
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Langston families
     144 - 286
     49 - 143
     1 - 48
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Langston families
     5 - 7
     2 - 4
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Langston census records

You can see how Langston families moved over time by selecting different Census years.

Census records can tell you little-known facts about your ancestors such as birthplace, occupation and value of personal estate.

View all Langston census records >

Langston Family Origin

Click on a place to view Langston immigration records

The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.com. You can find out where the majority of the Langston families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival, and destination.

View all Langston immigration records >

Langston Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

Click on a circle in the chart to view Langston immigration records

You can find out when most of the Langston families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

View all Langston immigration records >

Average Life Expectancy for Langston

Click on a circle in the chart to view Langston birth and death records

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

View all Langston ancestors in the SSDI

Langston Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Langston census records

Census records can offer a lot of little known facts about your Langston ancestors, such as occupation.

Occupation can tell you about your ancestors' social status and economic status.

View all Langston census records >

Langston Civil War Service Records

Click to view veteran service records

You can find out if your ancestors came primarily from the North of the South.

Military records can tell you an ancestor's birthplace, occupation, and even physical description.

View all Langston military records >

Message Board about Langston 399 Threads, 127 Messages

Look up another family name
×
  • Visit our other sites:

© 1997-2014 Ancestry.com | Corporate Information | Privacy | Terms and Conditions