Langmore History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms

Early Origins of the Langmore family

The surname Langmore was first found in East Dunbartonshire at Langmuir, near Kirkintilloch, a town and former royal burgh about 8 miles (13km) northeast of Glasgow. Alternatively the name could have been derived from Longmore, near Ayr. [1] One of the first records of the name was Elice de la Longmore and Robert de Langemore of Ayrshire who rendered homage to King Edward I in his invasion of Scotland in 1296. [1]

Early History of the Langmore family

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Langmore Spelling Variations

Spelling variations of this family name include: Langmore, Langmuir, Langmoor, Langmuire, Longmuir, Longmore, Longmuire and many more.

Early Notables of the Langmore family (pre 1700)

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United States Langmore migration to the United States +

Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Langmore Settlers in United States in the 17th Century
  • John Langmore, who settled in Plymouth in 1620
  • John Langmore, who landed in Plymouth, Massachusetts in 1620 [2]

Australia Langmore migration to Australia +

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

Langmore Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century
  • Hiram Langmore, who arrived in Adelaide, Australia aboard the ship "Harpley" in 1848 [3]
  • Anne Langmore, who arrived in Adelaide, Australia aboard the ship "Harpley" in 1848 [3]
  • Henry Langmore, who arrived in Adelaide, Australia aboard the ship "Harpley" in 1848 [3]
  • Mary Langmore, who arrived in Adelaide, Australia aboard the ship "Harpley" in 1848 [3]
  • Elizabeth Langmore, who arrived in Adelaide, Australia aboard the ship "Harpley" in 1848 [3]
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Contemporary Notables of the name Langmore (post 1700) +

  • John Henley Langmore, American attorney and transportation consultant


  1. ^ Black, George F., The Surnames of Scotland Their Origin, Meaning and History. New York: New York Public Library, 1946. Print. (ISBN 0-87104-172-3)
  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)
  3. ^ State Records of South Australia. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) The HARPLEY 1848 - PASSENGER LIST. Retrieved from http://www.slsa.sa.gov.au/BSA/1848HarpleyPassengerList.htm


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