Dampier Family History

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Dampier Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): habitational name from any of various places in northern France named Dampierre, in honor of St. Peter. The first element, Dam- or Don, is an Old French title of respect (from Latin dominus ‘lord’), often prefixed to the names of saints.

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


Similar surnames: Dompier, Semper, Napier, Samper, Hamper, Daiker, Kaminer, Wampler

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Dampier Family Origin

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Dampier Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    5%
  • Annuitant

    5%
  • Blacksmith

    5%
  • Amanuensis

    2%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Annuitant and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dampier. The most common Dampier occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 5% of Dampier's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Dampier family was Amanuensis.

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Dampier Historical Records

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Dampier Life Expectancy

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