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Dampman Family History

Dampman Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Damman, Campman, Lampman, Kampman, Damian, Dammann, Kampmann, Dammen

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Where is the Dampman family from?

You can see how Dampman families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Dampman family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1840 and 1920. The most Dampman families were found in USA in 1880. In 1891 there were 9 Dampman families living in Hampshire. This was 100% of all the recorded Dampman's in United Kingdom. Hampshire had the highest population of Dampman families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Dampman surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Dampman ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the United Kingdom named Dampman. 100% of Dampman women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. .

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

Top Female Occupations In 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    100%
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Dampman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dampman census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 76 immigration records available for the last name Dampman. 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 Cards

There are 612 military records available for the last name Dampman. For the veterans among your Dampman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Dampman lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Dampman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Dampman in 1963 was 70, and 81 in 2003.

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