Hamp Name Meaning

English: unexplained; compare Hemp. German: variant of Hampe.

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


Similar surnames: Hemp, Harp, Kamp, Romp, Hams, Damp, Ramp, Ham, Hampe, Hamm

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Hamp Family Origin

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Hamp Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    8%
  • Bricklayer

    4%
  • Painter

    4%
  • Bakers Foreman

    2%

In 1881, the most common Hamp occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 8% of Hamp's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Bricklayer and Painter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hamp. A less common occupation for the Hamp family was Bakers Foreman.

Source: Census data for Hamp | Data not to scale

Hamp Historical Records

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Hamp Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1949 and 2004, Hamp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Hamp in 1949 was 35, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hamp

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