Kampe Name Meaning

habitational name from any of several places called Kamp(e), in Pomerania, in Hessen, and near Düsseldorf. status name for a peasant farmer or serf (see Kamp 1). (Kämpe): occupational name for a champion (see Kampf).

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


Similar surnames: Kamp, Kamper, Kemper, Kampen, Kampf, Lampe, Krampe, Kade, Kamke, Damp

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Kampe Family Origin

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Kampe Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    14%
  • Cabinet Maker

    7%
  • Bartender

    4%
  • Boarder

    4%

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In 1880, Farmer, Cabinet Maker and Bartender were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kampe. The most common Kampe occupation in the USA was Farmer. 14% of Kampe's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Kampe family was Boarder.

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Kampe Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1956 and 2004, Kampe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Kampe in 1956 was 47, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kampe

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