Stamp Family History

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Stamp Name Meaning

German: metonymic occupational name for someone who worked at a crushing mill, from Middle Low German stamp ‘pestle’, ‘crusher’. English: variant of Stamps.

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

Similar surnames: Stump, Stamm, Staal, Kamp, Stall, Stapp, Stopp, Stage, Stang, Saam

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Stamp Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Stamp name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Stamp. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


  • Italy


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Stamp Family Origin

Where is the Stamp family from?

Stamp Family Occupations

What did your Stamp ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Labourer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Stamp. A less common occupation for the Stamp family was Dressmaker. The most common Stamp occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 5% of Stamp's were Agricultural Labourers.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Labourer

  • Farmer

  • Dressmaker


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Stamp ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Stamp Historical Records

What Stamp family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 59,000 census records available for the last name Stamp. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Stamp census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Stamp

Passenger List

There are 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Stamp. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 6,000 military records available for the last name Stamp. For the veterans among your Stamp ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Stamp Life Expectancy

What is the average Stamp lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Stamp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Stamp in 1954 was 23, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Stamp

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Stamp ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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