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Campton Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Campton in Bedfordshire, named in Old English as ‘settlement (Old English tun) by the Camel river’ (a lost river-name of Celtic origin).

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


Similar surnames: Lampton, Compton, Rampton, Hampton, Frampton, Caton, Cayton, Caston

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Campton Family Origin

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Campton Family Occupations

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  • Ag Labourer

    6%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    6%
  • Carter

    6%
  • Clerk In Holy Orders (Clergman)

    6%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Campton family was Clerk In Holy Orders (Clergman). The most common Campton occupation in the UK was Ag Labourer. 6% of Campton's were Ag Labourers. Ag Labourer, Agricultural Labourer and Carter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Campton.

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Campton Historical Records

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Campton Life Expectancy

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