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Origins of the Langthorp surname

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About the Langthorps

We have a total number of 220 records for people with the last name Langthorp.

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Where do most Langthorps live?

In 1921, most Langthorps lived in Yorkshire.

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Interesting facts about Langthorps

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We have 217 records for the Langthorp surname. The oldest one dates back to 1570.

Who were Langthorps most likely to marry?




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What are the most common Langthorp first names?

  • William
  • John
  • Elizabeth
  • Mary

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Common jobs for Langthorps

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Langthorps in 1921
Dress Maker






Bar Attendant


Domestic Servant


Common Male occupations for Langthorps in 1921








Plumber & Glazier & Painter


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