Camps Family History

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Camps Name Meaning

Catalan and southern French: topographic name from camps ‘fields’, or a habitational name from a place named with this word. French: Norman and Picard variant of the plural of Champ, etymologically identical with 1 above.

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

Similar surnames: Camp, Campi, Campo, Cap, Campa, Damp, Ramus, Campos, Campen, Stamps

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Camps Family Origin

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Camps Family Occupations

What did your Camps ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Farm Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Camps. 20% of Camps men worked as a Farm Labourer and 74% of Camps women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Camps were Farmer and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Farm Labourer
  • General Labourer
  • Plumber
  • Farmer

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • House Wife
  • Household Duties
  • Housewife

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Camps Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Camps. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Camps 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Camps. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Camps. For the veterans among your Camps ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Camps Life Expectancy

What is the average Camps lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Camps life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Camps in 1940 was 42, and 79 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Camps 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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