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The Anglo-Saxon name langdale comes from the family having resided in the region of Langdale in Westmorland (now part of Cumbria). langdale is a habitation name from the broad category of surnames that were derived from place-names. They were derived from pre-existing names for towns, villages, parishes, or farmsteads. Other local names are derived from the names of houses, manors, estates, regions, and entire counties.

langdale Early Origins



The surname langdale was first found in Westmorland at either Great and Little Langdale or at Langdale. The Lords of Langdale held the manor of Langdale in the hundred of Pickering since before the time of King John. [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
Lowe, Mark Anthony, Patronymica Britannica, A Dictionary of Family Names of the United Kingdom. London: John Russel Smith, 1860. Print.

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langdale Spelling Variations


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langdale Spelling Variations



langdale has been spelled many different ways, including Before English spelling became standardized over the last few hundred years, spelling variations in names were a common occurrence. As the English language changed in the Middle Ages, absorbing pieces of Latin and French, as well as other languages, the spelling of people's names also changed considerably, even over a single lifetime. Langdale, Langdall and others.

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langdale Early History


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langdale Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our langdale research. Another 201 words (14 lines of text) covering the years 1773, 1532, 1580, 1598, 1661, 1658, 1661, 1661 and 1703 are included under the topic Early langdale History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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langdale Early Notables (pre 1700)


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langdale Early Notables (pre 1700)



Notables of this surname at this time include: Alban Langdale or Langdaile ( fl. 1532-1580), an English Roman Catholic churchman and author; Sir Marmaduke Langdale (1598-1661), a Royalist...

Another 26 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early langdale Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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langdale In Ireland


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langdale In Ireland



Some of the langdale family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt. Another 45 words (3 lines of text) about their life in Ireland is included in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



In an attempt to escape the chaos experienced in England, many English families boarded overcrowded and diseased ships sailing for the shores of North America and other British colonies. Those families hardy enough, and lucky enough, to make the passage intact were rewarded with land and a social environment less prone to religious and political persecution. Many of these families became important contributors to the young colonies in which they settled. Early immigration and passenger lists have documented some of the first langdales to arrive on North American shores:

langdale Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • William Langdale, who arrived in Virginia in 1665 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • Robert Langdale, who settled in Barbados in 1669

langdale Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Duke Langdale, who arrived in Virginia in 1714 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

langdale Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • R Langdale, who landed in San Francisco California in 1851 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

langdale Settlers in New Zealand in the 19th Century

  • James Langdale, aged 27, who arrived in Lyttelton, New Zealand aboard the ship "Accrington" in 1863

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Contemporary Notables of the name langdale (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name langdale (post 1700)



  • Douglas "Doug"' Langdale (b. 1969), American screenwriter, producer and actor
  • George Richmond Langdale OBE (1916-2002), English schoolmaster, writer on mathematics and an English cricketer
  • Pascal Langdale (b. 1973), stage name of Pascal Langlois, an English actor and voice actor
  • Philip Langdale (b. 1815), of Houghton Hall, East Riding of Yorkshire, English peer; he died without issue
  • Jane Alison Langdale FRS (b. 1960), English Professor in the Department of Plant Sciences at the University of Oxford and a Senior Research Fellow at The Queen's College, Oxford
  • Marmaduke Langdale (1771-1777), 5th Baron Langdale of Holme, English peer
  • Marmaduke Langdale (1718-1771), 4th Baron Langdale of Holme, English peer
  • Marmaduke Langdale (1703-1718), 3rd Baron Langdale of Holme, English peer
  • Charles Langdale (1787-1868), born Charles Stourton, British politician, Roman Catholic layman, and biographer; he assumed his mother's maiden name when Philip Langdale died
  • Simon Langdale, British Headmaster of Eastbourne College

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Citations


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Citations



  1. ^ Lowe, Mark Anthony, Patronymica Britannica, A Dictionary of Family Names of the United Kingdom. London: John Russel Smith, 1860. Print.
  2. ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Other References

  1. Williams, Dr Ann. And G.H. Martin . Domesday Book A Complete Translation. London: Penguin, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0-141-00523-8).
  2. MacAulay, Thomas Babington. History of England from the Accession of James the Second 4 volumes. New York: Harper and Brothers, 1879. Print.
  3. Mills, A.D. Dictionary of English Place-Names. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-19-869156-4).
  4. Le Patourel, John. The Norman Empire. New York: Oxford University Press, 1976. Print. (ISBN 0-19-822525-3).
  5. Elster, Robert J. International Who's Who. London: Europa/Routledge. Print.
  6. Burke, Sir Bernard. General Armory Of England, Scotland, Ireland and Wales. Ramsbury: Heraldry Today. Print.
  7. Bowman, George Ernest. The Mayflower Reader A Selection of Articales from The Mayflower Descendent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
  8. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
  9. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
  10. Markale, J. Celtic Civilization. London: Gordon & Cremonesi, 1976. Print.
  11. ...

The langdale Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The langdale Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

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