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Cambron Name Meaning

Spanish (Cambrón): habitational name from places in the provinces of Cácares and Murcia called Cambrón. French: from a diminutive of c(h)ambre ‘room’ (see Cambre). French: habitational name from places in Somme and Aisne called Cambron.

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


Similar surnames: Cameron, Cambra, Caron, Cambre, Camba, Carbon, Castro, Dameron

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Where is the Cambron family from?

You can see how Cambron families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Cambron family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Cambron families were found in USA in 1920. In 1840 there were 9 Cambron families living in Kentucky. This was about 53% of all the recorded Cambron's in USA. Kentucky had the highest population of Cambron families in 1840.
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What did your Cambron ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Cambron. 33% of Cambron men worked as a Farmer and 20% of Cambron women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Cambron were Truck Driver and Teacher. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Farmer
    33%
  • Laborer
    18%
  • Salesman
    6%
  • Truck Driver
    4%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Housekeeper
    20%
  • Housework
    12%
  • Stenographer
    12%
  • Teacher
    9%
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Census Records

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Passenger Lists

There are 777 immigration records available for the last name Cambron. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Cambron. For the veterans among your Cambron ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Cambron lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Cambron life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Cambron in 1947 was 71, and 78 in 2004.

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