Origins of the Langton surname

About the Langtons

We have a total of 28749 records for people with the last name Langton.

Find out more about your family in our records

    or try an advanced search
    Start free trial
    I’ve managed to trace back to the mid-1500s! I can’t believe it! Utterly engrossing and I have uncovered some quite moving and heartbreaking stories attached to various ancestors. You don’t need any qualifications to start - just time patience, and some information.
    SS
    Stuart
    Trustpilot logoTrustpilot 5 stars
    1 of 3

    Start your family tree

    Trace your family back in time. Make new discoveries and see what other Findmypast family historians in our genealogy community have discovered about the Langtons.

    Sign up to get started

    Delve deeper into the Langton family's history

    OrkneyShetlandHighlandsWestern IslesGrampianTaysideCentralStrathclydeFifeLothianBordersDumfriesNorth East 130North West 142Isle of ManYorkshire 255East Midlands 242West Midlands 67East 65London 683South East 198South West 33South Wales 8Mid Wales 1West WalesNorth Wales 8Republic of IrelandNorthern Ireland

    In 1921, most Langtons lived in london

    Census records trace your ancestors through each generation, so you can follow where your relatives lived through each decade.

    Interesting facts about Langton

    How common is your surname?

    You have a rare surname! It's not in the top 1000 UK surnames!

    We have for the Langton surname. The oldest one dates back to 1397.

    Who were Langtons most likely to marry?

    Our tell us which families married Langtons.

    What are the most common Langton first names?

    John

    William

    Mary

    Elizabeth

    Our tell us the names of Langton family members
    Man with milk churns and census card collage
    Census records provide incredible detail on names, ages, marital statuses, occupations and more.

    Common jobs for Langtons

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

    Common female occupations for Langtons in 1921

    Dressmaker

    97

    Cotton Weaver

    70

    Living On Own Means

    69

    Laundress

    51

    Domestic Servant

    45

    Common male occupations for Langtons in 1921

    Agricultural Labourer

    63

    Farm Labourer

    63

    General Labourer

    62

    Coal Miner

    54

    Bricklayer

    48

    We found over 94,000 family trees with the Langton surname

    Trace your family back in time and see what other Findmypast family historians in our genealogy community have discovered about the Langtons.

    Search for a relative in our family trees

    Learn more about the lives of Langton family members

    Share your discoveries

    Look for a different surname