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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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  • Agricultural Labourer

    10%
  • Gardener

    3%
  • Labourer

    2%
  • Laundress

    2%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Gardener and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Longhurst. A less common occupation for the Longhurst family was Laundress. The most common Longhurst occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 10% of Longhurst's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Longhurst Historical Records

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Longhurst Life Expectancy

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