tribes in Britain. It is a result of when they lived in the villages of Langdon or Longdon which had several locations around
. This place-name literally refers to an area that was known for a
and the arrival of Duke William at Hastings in 1066 A.D.
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Only recently has spelling become standardized in the English language. As the English language evolved in the Middle Ages, the spelling of names changed also. The name langdown has undergone many spelling variations
, including Langdon, Landon, Langdown, Langsdown and others.