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Kamper Name Meaning

German (Westphalia): topographic or status name for a peasant farmer or serf, from an agent derivative of Kamp 1. North German variant of Kämpfer (see Kampfer).

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


Similar surnames: Kemper, Kapper, Kampfer, Kampen, Kampe, Kamer, Kammer, Kamber, Kamler

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Kamper Family Origin

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Kamper Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Dry Goods Merchant

    6%
  • Artist

    3%

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In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Dry Goods Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kamper. A less common occupation for the Kamper family was Artist. The most common Kamper occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Kamper's were Farmers.

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Kamper Historical Records

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Kamper Life Expectancy

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Famous Kamper Family

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Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)

Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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