Camus Name Meaning

French: nickname for someone with a snub nose, Old French camus.

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


Similar surnames: Ramus, Camps, Camby, Maus, Camuso, Calmes, Hanus, Amuso, Campo, Cates

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Camus Family Origin

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Camus Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Laborer

    18%
  • At Home

    9%
  • Farming

    9%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Camus family was Farming. The most common Camus occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Camus's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and At Home were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Camus.

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Camus Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1953 and 2004, Camus life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Camus in 1953 was 41, and 66 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Camus

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