Longman Family History

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Longman Name Meaning

English: variant of Long 1.

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

Similar surnames: Longan, Ingman, Lockman, Langman, Longway, Longden, Loan, Lagman

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Longman Family Origin

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Longman Family Occupations

What did your Longman ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Longman. 2% of Longman men worked as a General Labourer and 48% of Longman women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Longman were Farmworker and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
  • Builders Labourer
  • Dairy Farmer
  • Farmworker

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Unpaid Domestic
  • Private Means
  • Housewife

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Longman Historical Records

What Longman family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 41,000 census records available for the last name Longman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Longman census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Longman. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Longman. For the veterans among your Longman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Longman Life Expectancy

What is the average Longman lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Longman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Longman in 1961 was 66, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Longman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Longman ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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