langmaid History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms

Of all the Anglo-Saxon names to come from Britain, langmaid is one of the most ancient. The name is a result of the original family having lived in the village of Langmead, in the county of Devon. This surname was used to refer to those individuals who lived at the lang-mead, which literally means the long meadow.

Early Origins of the langmaid family

The surname langmaid was first found in Devon, where the name dates back to at least the 14th century. [1] There are numerous different spellings of the surname.

Important Dates for the langmaid family

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langmaid Spelling Variations

The English language only became standardized in the last few centuries; therefore, spelling variations are common among early Anglo-Saxon names. As the form of the English language changed, even the spelling of literate people's names evolved. langmaid has been recorded under many different variations, including Langmead, Langemead, Langmeed, Langmede, Langemede, Langmaid, Langmayd, Langmade, Longmead, Longmate and many more.

Early Notables of the langmaid family (pre 1700)

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langmaid migration to Australia

Emigration to Australia followed the First Fleets of convicts, tradespeople and early settlers. Early immigrants include:

langmaid Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century
  • Philip Langmaid, who arrived in Adelaide, Australia aboard the ship "Moffatt" in 1839 [2]
  • Mary Langmaid, who arrived in Adelaide, Australia aboard the ship "Moffatt" in 1839 [2]
  • Edwin Langmaid, who arrived in Adelaide, Australia aboard the ship "Moffatt" in 1839 [2]
  • Alkanah Langmaid, who arrived in Adelaide, Australia aboard the ship "Moffatt" in 1839 [2]
  • Emma Langmaid, who arrived in Adelaide, Australia aboard the ship "Moffatt" in 1839 [2]
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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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. ^ State Records of South Australia. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) MOFFATT 1839. Retrieved from http://www.slsa.sa.gov.au/BSA/1839Moffatt.htm
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