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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

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Langston Family Origin

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Langston Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%

In 1880, the most common Langston occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Langston's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Langston. A less common occupation for the Langston family was Farm Laborer.

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Langston Historical Records

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Langston Life Expectancy

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