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Landon Name Meaning

English or Scottish: unexplained. Possibly, as Black suggests, a reduced form of Langdon. French: from the old Germanic personal name element Lando (see Land), via the oblique case, Landonis.

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


Similar surnames: Lando, Randon, Landor, Lann, London, Landin, Laudon, Lindon, Lancon

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Landon Family Origin

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Landon Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Landon family was Carpenter. The most common Landon occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Landon's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Landon.

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Landon Life Expectancy

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