Last name: LANDON

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LANDON : This last name is indexed 127,960 times on Geneanet!

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LANDON : 1: English: altered form of Langdon.2: English: habitational name from Lavendon (Buckinghamshire) which is recorded as Laundone in 1232 and Lavenden alias Launden in 1639. The placename derives from the Old English personal name Lāfa (genitive Lāfan) + Old English denu ‘valley’.3: French: from the ancient Germanic personal name Lando a short form of compound names based on the element land ‘land territory’ via the oblique case Landonis.4: French: habitational name from a place so named (from a diminutive of lande ‘heath’) in Creuse.

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