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Longbottom Name Meaning

English (West Yorkshire): topographic name for someone who lived in a long valley, from Middle English long + botme, bothem ‘valley bottom’. Given the surname’s present-day distribution, Longbottom in Luddenden Foot, West Yorkshire, may be the origin, but there are also two places called Long Bottom in Hampshire, two in Wiltshire, and Longbottom Farm in Somerset and in Wiltshire.

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


Similar surnames: Bottom, Winterbottom, Longmore, Sidebottom, Longworth, Ramsbottom

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Longbottom Family Origin

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Longbottom Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Keeping House

    14%
  • Coal Miner

    6%
  • Farming

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Longbottom. The most common Longbottom occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Longbottom's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Longbottom family was Farming.

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Longbottom Historical Records

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Longbottom Life Expectancy

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