Campos Family History

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Campos Name Meaning

Portuguese: topographic name from campos ‘fields’, denoting someone who lived in the countryside as opposed to a town.

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

Similar surnames: Camps, Ramos, Campo, Camp, Capo, Ocampo, Carlos, Campa, Campen

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Campos Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Campos name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Campos. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • Native American—North, Central, South


  • Spain


  • England & Wales


  • Portugal


  • France


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Campos Family Origin

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Campos Family Occupations

What did your Campos ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Campos. A less common occupation for the Campos family was Keeping House. The most common Campos occupation in the USA was Laborer. 28% of Campos's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

  • Farmer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Keeping House


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

Campos Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 50,000 census records available for the last name Campos. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Campos census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 30,000 immigration records available for the last name Campos. 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 5,000 military records available for the last name Campos. For the veterans among your Campos ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Campos Life Expectancy

What is the average Campos lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Campos life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Campos in 1942 was 32, and 67 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Campos 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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