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Longhurst Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of various places, such as Longhirst in Northumberland, named in Old English as ‘long wooded hill’, from lang, long ‘long’ + hyrst ‘wooded hill’.

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


Similar surnames: Bringhurst, Crowhurst, Hurst, Longacre, Langhorne, Bathurst, Akehurst

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Longhurst Family Origin

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Longhurst Family Occupations

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  • Shoemaker

    12%
  • Baker

    6%
  • Butcher

    6%
  • Car Builder

    6%

In 1880, Shoemaker, Baker and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Longhurst. The most common Longhurst occupation in the USA was Shoemaker. 12% of Longhurst's were Shoemakers. A less common occupation for the Longhurst family was Car Builder.

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Longhurst Historical Records

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Longhurst Life Expectancy

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