Cambell Family History

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Cambell Name Meaning

variant spelling of Scottish Campbell.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Gambell, Cabell, Campbell, Hammell, Hamell, Abell, Kimbell, Cardell

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Cambell Family Origin

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Cambell Family Occupations

What did your Cambell ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Cambell occupation in the UK was Labourer. 8% of Cambell's were Labourers. A less common occupation for the Cambell family was Boot Maker. Labourer, Coal Miner and Ag. Lab. were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cambell.

View Census data for Cambell | Data not to scale

  • Labourer

    8%
  • Coal Miner

    5%
  • Ag. Lab.

    1%
  • Boot Maker

    1%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Cambell ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Cambell Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Cambell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cambell census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Cambell

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Cambell. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Cambell. For the veterans among your Cambell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cambell Life Expectancy

What is the average Cambell lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Cambell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Cambell in 1961 was 58, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cambell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cambell ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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