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Longfellow Name Meaning

English: nickname for a tall (Middle English long ‘long’) person who was a good companion (felagh, felaw ‘partner’, ‘comrade’).

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

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Longfellow Family Origin

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Longfellow Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Longfellow. The most common Longfellow occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Longfellow's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Longfellow family was Carpenter.

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Longfellow Life Expectancy

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