Cammack Family History

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Cammack Name Meaning

Irish: reduced form of McCammack. English: habitational name from Cammock in Settle, North Yorkshire, possibly a Celtic name meaning ‘crooked one’, referring to a lofty hill in a bend of the Ribble river. English: perhaps a nickname for a prickly person, from Old English cammoc ‘thorny shrub’.

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


Similar surnames: Carmack, Warmack, Hammack, Haack, Waymack, Carrick, Cormack

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Cammack Family Origin

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Cammack Family Occupations

What did your Cammack ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Cammack family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cammack. The most common Cammack occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Cammack's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Keeping House

    4%

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Cammack Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Cammack. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cammack census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Cammack. 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 Card

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

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Cammack Life Expectancy

What is the average Cammack lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Cammack life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Cammack in 1949 was 48, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cammack

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cammack 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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