Cammack Family History

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Cammack Name Meaning

Irish: reduced form of McCammack. English: habitational name from Cammock in Settle, North Yorkshire, possibly a Celtic name meaning ‘crooked one’, referring to a lofty hill in a bend of the Ribble river. English: perhaps a nickname for a prickly person, from Old English cammoc ‘thorny shrub’.

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

Similar surnames: Carmack, Warmack, Hammack, Haack, Waymack, Carrick, Cormack

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Cammack Family Origin

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Cammack Family Occupations

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

  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Farmer

  • Labourer

  • Annuitant


In 1881, a less common occupation for the Cammack family was Annuitant. Agricultural Labourer, Farmer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cammack. The most common Cammack occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 21% of Cammack's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Cammack Historical Records

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Cammack Life Expectancy

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