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Lambeth Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Lambeth, now part of Greater London, named in Old English as ‘lamb hithe’, from Old English lamb ‘lamb’ + h¯th ‘hithe’, ‘landing place’, i.e. a place where lambs were put on board boat or taken ashore, no doubt in order to supply the meat markets of London on the other side of the river Thames.

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


Similar surnames: Lambert, Lamey, Tarbet, Labit, Mauseth, Lambe, Samberg, Limberg

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Lambeth Family Origin

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Lambeth Family Occupations

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  • Carman

    4%
  • Charwoman

    3%
  • Labourer

    3%
  • Mariner

    3%

In 1881, Carman, Charwoman and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lambeth. The most common Lambeth occupation in the UK was Carman. 4% of Lambeth's were Carmans. A less common occupation for the Lambeth family was Mariner.

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Lambeth Historical Records

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Lambeth Life Expectancy

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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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