Lampton Family History

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Lampton Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Lampton in Greater London (formerly Middlesex) or Lambton in County Durham, named in Old English as ‘farm or settlement where lambs were reared’, from lamb ‘lamb’ + tun ‘farmstead’, ‘settlement’.

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


Similar surnames: Campton, Rampton, Hampton, Langton, Plimpton, Frampton, Layton

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Lampton Family Origin

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Lampton Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    7%
  • Boot Maker

    7%
  • Carrier (Carter)

    7%
  • Colonel Coldstream Guards

    7%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Boot Maker and Carrier (Carter) were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lampton. A less common occupation for the Lampton family was Colonel Coldstream Guards. The most common Lampton occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 7% of Lampton's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Lampton Historical Records

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