Lamey Name Meaning

English: from an Old Norse personal name, Lambi. French and English: nickname from Old French amis, ami ‘friend’ or amé(e) ‘beloved’, with the definite article l’.

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


Similar surnames: Lamy, Amey, Amy, Lamay, Hamel, Game, Lemer, Lamer, Blamer, Lumley

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Lamey Family Origin

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Lamey Family Occupations

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  • Mariner

    15%
  • Boot And Shoemaker

    8%
  • Bricklayer

    8%
  • Carman

    8%

In 1881, the most common Lamey occupation in the UK was Mariner. 15% of Lamey's were Mariners. Mariner, Boot And Shoemaker and Bricklayer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lamey. A less common occupation for the Lamey family was Carman.

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Lamey Historical Records

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Lamey Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1946 and 2004, Lamey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Lamey in 1946 was 42, and 68 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lamey

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