Ramp Name Meaning

German and Swiss German: variant of Rampf, from Middle High German ramft, ranft ‘edge’, ‘wall’, ‘crust (of bread)’; applied as a topographic name for someone who lived at the limit or outer edge of some feature, for example a field, or possibly, in the sense ‘crust’, a nickname for a poor person.

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


Similar surnames: Kamp, Ramm, Rasp, Kramp, Rapp, Ram, Damp, Raak, Raap, Remp

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Ramp Family Origin

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Ramp Family Occupations

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  • Farmers Laborer

    50%
  • General Shop Keeper

    50%

In 1881, the most common Ramp occupation in the UK was Farmers Laborer. 50% of Ramp's were Farmers Laborers. Farmers Laborer and General Shop Keeper were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Ramp.

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Ramp Historical Records

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Ramp Life Expectancy

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Between 1955 and 2004, Ramp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Ramp in 1955 was 61, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ramp

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