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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    Common jobs for Longstaffs

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

    Common female occupations for Longstaffs in 1921



    General Servant Domestic


    House Servant


    Domestic Servant


    General Servant


    Common male occupations for Longstaffs in 1921

    Coal Miner


    Coal Miner Hewer


    General Labourer




    Agricultural Labourer


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