Lamy Name Meaning

French: nickname from Old French amis, ami ‘friend’, with the definite article l’. Compare Lamey 2.

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


Similar surnames: Lamey, Amy, Lamay, Lary, Lamb, Lam, Lafoy, Lame, Lard, Laroy

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Lamy Family Origin

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Lamy Family Occupations

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  • Silk Weaver

    25%
  • Laundress

    17%
  • (Iron Manuf) Furnaceman

    8%
  • Black Smith

    8%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Lamy family was Black Smith. Silk Weaver, Laundress and (Iron Manuf) Furnaceman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lamy. The most common Lamy occupation in the UK was Silk Weaver. 25% of Lamy's were Silk Weavers.

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Lamy Historical Records

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Lamy Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1958 and 2004, Lamy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Lamy in 1958 was 62, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lamy

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