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Longsstreeth History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms




Early Origins of the Longsstreeth family


The surname Longsstreeth was first found in Wiltshire where the first record of the family was Walter de Langestret who was listed in the Assize Rolls of Wiltshire in 1249. The name literally means "dweller by the long road from the Old English words "lang" + "straet." [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
Reaney, P.H and R.M. Wilson, A Dictionary of English Surnames. London: Routledge, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-415-05737-X)
Another source claims the name was " 'of the lang strother,' i.e. the long marsh, a North-English and Border name. [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
Bardsley, C.W, A Dictionary of English and Welsh Surnames: With Special American Instances. Wiltshire: Heraldry Today, 1901. Print. (ISBN 0-900455-44-6)

Early History of the Longsstreeth family


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Longsstreeth Spelling Variations


Spelling variations of this family name include: Longstreet, Langstreet, Longstreth and others.

Early Notables of the Longsstreeth family (pre 1700)


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Migration of the Longsstreeth family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: J.R. Longstreet arrived in San Francisco in 1852.

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Citations


  1. ^ Reaney, P.H and R.M. Wilson, A Dictionary of English Surnames. London: Routledge, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-415-05737-X)
  2. ^ Bardsley, C.W, A Dictionary of English and Welsh Surnames: With Special American Instances. Wiltshire: Heraldry Today, 1901. Print. (ISBN 0-900455-44-6)


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