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Langdale Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Langdale, Cumbria, named in Old Norse as ‘long valley’, from lang ‘long’ + dalr ‘valley’. Possibly an Americanized form of Norwegian Langdal, Langdalen, Langdahl, habitational names from any of numerous farmsteads named Langdal(en), having the same etymology as 1.

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


Similar surnames: Langley, Lonsdale, Lande, Handal, Langham, Van Dale, Langlie, Sandall

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Langdale Family Origin

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Langdale Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • Blacksmith

    4%
  • Business College

    4%
  • Drayman

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Langdale family was Drayman. The most common Langdale occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Langdale's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Business College were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Langdale.

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Langdale Life Expectancy

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