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Campton Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Campton in Bedfordshire, named in Old English as ‘settlement (Old English tun) by the Camel river’ (a lost river-name of Celtic origin).

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

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Campton Family Origin

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Campton Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%
  • Keeping House

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Campton. A less common occupation for the Campton family was Keeping House. The most common Campton occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Campton's were Farmers.

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Campton Historical Records

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Campton Life Expectancy

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