Origins of the Longstaff surname

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    OrkneyShetlandHighlandsWestern IslesGrampianTaysideCentralStrathclydeFifeLothianBordersDumfriesNorth East 1439North West 67Isle of ManYorkshire 319East Midlands 44West Midlands 27East 39London 160South East 71South West 18South Wales 9Mid WalesWest WalesNorth WalesRepublic of IrelandNorthern Ireland

    In 1921, most Longstaffs lived in north-east

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    Interesting facts about Longstaff

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    What are the most common Longstaff first names?

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    Common jobs for Longstaffs

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    Common female occupations for Longstaffs in 1921

    Dressmaker

    77

    General Servant Domestic

    46

    House Servant

    46

    Domestic Servant

    43

    General Servant

    35

    Common male occupations for Longstaffs in 1921

    Coal Miner

    194

    Coal Miner Hewer

    85

    General Labourer

    79

    Farmer

    65

    Agricultural Labourer

    63

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