Camus Family History

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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

What did your Camus ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Chef Sauce Cooks and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Camus. 10% of Camus men worked as a Chef Sauce Cooks and 50% of Camus women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Camus were Hotel Commis C0ok and Fancy Goods Shop Assist

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Chef Sauce Cooks
    10%
  • Dressmaker
    10%
  • Hotel Chef De Partie
    10%
  • Hotel Commis C0ok
    10%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    50%
  • Companion
    13%
  • Cook
    13%
  • Fancy Goods Shop Assist
    13%

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

Camus Historical Records

What Camus family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Camus. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Camus 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Camus. 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 709 military records available for the last name Camus. For the veterans among your Camus ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Camus Life Expectancy

What is the average Camus lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Camus

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Camus 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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