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Langstaff Name Meaning

English: apparently an occupational name for a tipstaff or beadle who carried a long staff as a badge of office; perhaps also a nickname for a very tall, thin man, or even an obscene nickname for a man with a long sexual organ. The surname is found chiefly in northeastern England.

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


Similar surnames: Longstaff, Wagstaff, Staff, Langmaid, Langston, Langtry, Langan

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Langstaff Family Origin

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Langstaff Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    11%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    5%
  • Coal Miner

    5%
  • Annuitant

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Langstaff family was Annuitant. Farmer, Agricultural Labourer and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Langstaff. The most common Langstaff occupation in the UK was Farmer. 11% of Langstaff's were Farmers.

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Langstaff Historical Records

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Langstaff Life Expectancy

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