Surnames

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Lacey
Another form of the surname is Lacey.

Entries for people with this and similar surnames are shown in a separate Foldout

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lacey.

See Lacy family of Cromwellbottom and Lacy family of Todmorden

Lacy
Another form of the surname is Lacey

Entries for people with this and similar surnames are shown in a separate Foldout and De Lacy

There are over 50 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lacy, as discussed in the Lacy Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Lake
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lake.

Lakey
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lakey.

Lamb
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lamb.

Lambert
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lambert.

Unattached BMDs for Lambert:


Marriages 1913, 1941; Death 1883
 

Lancaster
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lancaster.

Unattached BMDs for Lancaster:


Marriage 1810
 

Land
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Land.

Landale
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Landale.

Lane
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lane.

Unattached BMDs for Lane:


Death 1865
 

Langdale
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Langdale.

Langfield

The Surname is discussed in the book Halifax & District Surnames by George Redmonds.

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Langfield.

Langford
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Langford.

Langhorn
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Langhorn.

Langley
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Langley.

Unattached BMDs for Langley:


Marriage 1904
 

Larkin
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Larkin.

Lassey
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lassey.

Unattached BMDs for Lassey:


Marriages 1865, 1877
 

Latham
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Latham.

Law
The local instances of the surname may have originated in Langfield.

George Redmonds writes that Hugh de la Lawe is recorded at Sowerby in 1298 and Robert Lawe is recorded at Langield in 1379.

The surname is still common in and around Todmorden

There are over 110 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Law, as discussed in the Law Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Law:


Marriages 1804, 1861, 1875, 1876, 1899, 1913; Deaths 1807, 1899, 1900
 

Lawer
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lawer.

Unattached BMDs for Lawer:


Marriages 1920, 1921
 

Lawlor
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lawlor.

Lawrence
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lawrence.

Unattached BMDs for Lawrence:


Marriage 1928
 

Lawson

The Surname is discussed in the book Halifax & District Surnames by George Redmonds.

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lawson.

Unattached BMDs for Lawson:


Marriages 1805, 1810, 1858, 1894, 1911
 

See Patronymic Surnames

Lawton
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lawton.

Unattached BMDs for Lawton:


Marriage 1900
 

Laxton
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Laxton.

Laycock
Other forms of the surname include Leacock and Lowcock

There are over 30 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Laycock, as discussed in the Laycock Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Laycock:


Marriages 1899, 1934
 

Layfield
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Layfield.

Unattached BMDs for Layfield:


Death 1899
 

Layton
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Layton.

Lazenby
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lazenby.

Lea
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lea.

Leach
Another form of the surname is Leech.

Entries for people with this and similar surnames are shown in a separate Foldout

The name is said to come from the Old English word for a healer

There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Leach, as discussed in the Leach Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Leach:


Marriages 1899, 1906, 1911, 1951; Death 1812
 

Leacock
Other forms of the surname include Leacock and Lowcock

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Leacock.

Leah

The Surname is discussed in the book Halifax & District Surnames by George Redmonds.

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Leah.

Learoyd
The surname is recorded in 1324. The name is probably derived from ley and royd

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Learoyd.

Leary
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Leary.

Leather
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Leather.

Unattached BMDs for Leather:


Death 1907
 

Leaver
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Leaver.

Ledgard
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ledgard.

Lee

The Surname is discussed in the book Halifax & District Surnames by George Redmonds.

There are over 50 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lee, as discussed in the Lee Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Lee:


Marriages 1850, 1859, 1867, 1883, 1884, 1885, 1891, 1899, 1902, 1906, 1922, 1939; Death 1907
 

Leech
A variant of the surname Leach

Entries for people with this and similar surnames are shown in a separate Foldout

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Leech.

Leek
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Leek.

Leeming
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Leeming.

Unattached BMDs for Leeming:


Marriages 1854, 1861
 

Lees
There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lees. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Lees:


Marriages 1806, 1811, 1861, 1883, 1886, 1935; Deaths 1801, 1809, 1899, 1900
 

Leggett
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Leggett.

Leigh
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Leigh.

Leighton
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Leighton.

Lemm
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lemm.

Leonard
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Leonard.

Leppington
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Leppington.

Letten
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Letten.

Lever
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lever.

Lewin
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lewin.

Lewis
There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lewis. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Lewis:


Marriages 1905, 1906
 

Lewthwaite
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lewthwaite.

Unattached BMDs for Lewthwaite:


Marriage 1923
 

Leyland
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Leyland.

Liddle
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Liddle.

Lightfoot
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lightfoot.

Lighting
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lighting.

Lightoller
A variant of the surname Lightowler

Entries for people with this and similar surnames are shown in a separate Foldout

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lightoller.

Lightollers
A variant of the surname Lightowler

Entries for people with this and similar surnames are shown in a separate Foldout

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lightollers.

Lightoulers
A variant of the surname Lightowler

Entries for people with this and similar surnames are shown in a separate Foldout

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lightoulers.

Lightowler
Other forms of the surname include Lightoller, Lightollers, Lightoulers, Lightowlers and Lightowller.

Entries for people with this and similar surnames are shown in a separate Foldout

The Lightowler form appeared around 1637.

The name probably originated in Lancashire in an area called Lightalders at the Littleborough end of Blackstone Edge.

There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lightowler, as discussed in the Lightowler Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Lightowler:


Marriages 1861, 1899; Deaths 1900, 1907
 

See Light and Owler

Lightowlers
A variant of the surname Lightowler

Entries for people with this and similar surnames are shown in a separate Foldout

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lightowlers.

Lightowller
A variant of the surname Lightowler

Entries for people with this and similar surnames are shown in a separate Foldout

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lightowller.

Lightridge

The Surname is discussed in the book Halifax & District Surnames by George Redmonds.

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lightridge.

Liley
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Liley.

Lilley
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lilley.

Limb
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Limb.

Lindley
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lindley.

Unattached BMDs for Lindley:


Death 1807
 

Lindsay
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lindsay.

Linfoot
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Linfoot.

Lingard
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lingard.

Unattached BMDs for Lingard:


Marriage 1888
 

Linsey
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Linsey.

Linton
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Linton.

Unattached BMDs for Linton:


Death 1907
 

Lipscomb
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lipscomb.

Lister
An Anglian occupational surname meaning a dyer, from the Middle English lit [to dye].

Ralph Litster is recorded in 1286, and Bate the Lister is recorded in 1298.

There are over 140 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lister, as discussed in the Lister Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Lister:


Marriages 1811, 1835, 1863, 1878, 1898, 1900, 1904, 1907, 1908; Deaths 1810, 1899
 

See Dyer, Dyeing, Lithairse and The Lister family

Little
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Little.

Littlefield
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Littlefield.

Littlewood
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Littlewood.

Unattached BMDs for Littlewood:


Death 1907
 

Livermore
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Livermore.

Liversedge
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Liversedge.

Livesay
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Livesay.

Livesey
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Livesey.

Livingstone
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Livingstone.

Lizours
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lizours.

Lloyd
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lloyd.

Lochhead
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lochhead.

Unattached BMDs for Lochhead:


Marriage 1810
 

Lockwood
The surname originates in Lockwood, and is discussed in the book Halifax & District Surnames by George Redmonds.

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lockwood.

Unattached BMDs for Lockwood:


Marriages 1807, 1885, 1914; Deaths 1805, 1907
 

Lodge
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lodge.

Unattached BMDs for Lodge:


Marriages 1892, 1917; Death 1907
 

Lofthouse
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lofthouse.

Logan
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Logan.

Lomas
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lomas.

Unattached BMDs for Lomas:


Marriages 1811, 1868, 1899
 

Lomax
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lomax.

Long
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Long.

Unattached BMDs for Long:


Marriage 1906
 

Longbotham
A variant of the surname Longbottom

Entries for people with this and similar surnames are shown in a separate Foldout

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Longbotham.

Unattached BMDs for Longbotham:


Marriage 1810
 

Longbottom
Another form of the surname is Longbotham.

Entries for people with this and similar surnames are shown in a separate Foldout

Richard Longboteham is recorded in 1379.

The name used the element bottom and means a long valley

There are over 60 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Longbottom, as discussed in the Longbottom Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Longbottom:


Marriages 1861, 1866, 1901, 1904, 1921; Deaths 1899, 1900, 1907
 

Longstaff
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Longstaff.

Longthorpe
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Longthorpe.

Lonsdale
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lonsdale.

Lord
There are over 90 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lord, as discussed in the Lord Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Lord:


Marriages 1785, 1806, 1808, 1868, 1889, 1896, 1899, 1912, 1920, 1921, 1926; Death 1899; Death 1883
 

Lovell
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lovell.

Lowcock
A variant of the surname Laycock

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lowcock.

Lowe
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lowe.

Unattached BMDs for Lowe:


Marriage 1937
 

Luca
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Luca.

Lucas
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lucas.

Unattached BMDs for Lucas:


Marriage 1861
 

Lucy

The Surname is discussed in the book Halifax & District Surnames by George Redmonds.

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lucy.

Ludgate
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ludgate.

Luke
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Luke.

Lum
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lum.

Unattached BMDs for Lum:


Marriage 1910
 

Lumb
The surname is recorded in 1307

There are over 150 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lumb, as discussed in the Lumb Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Lumb:


Marriages 1836, 1857, 1858, 1875, 1876, 1895, 1899, 1900, 1907, 1910, 1916, 1917, 1921; Deaths 1899, 1900, 1907
 

Lumby
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lumby.

Lund
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lund.

Lundy
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lundy.

Lunn
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lunn.

Lupton
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lupton.

Unattached BMDs for Lupton:


Marriage 1916
 

Luty
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Luty.

Lynch
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lynch.

Unattached BMDs for Lynch:


Marriage 1914
 

Lyon
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lyon.

Lyons
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lyons.

Unattached BMDs for Lyons:


Marriage 1914
 


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