Camus Family History

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Camus Name Meaning

French: nickname for someone with a snub nose, Old French camus.

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


Similar surnames: Ramus, Camps, Camby, Maus, Camuso, Calmes, Hanus, Amuso, Campo, Cates

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Camus Family Origin

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Camus Family Occupations

What did your Camus ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Camus occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Camus's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and At Home were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Camus. A less common occupation for the Camus family was Farming.

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Laborer

    18%
  • At Home

    9%
  • Farming

    9%

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

Camus Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Camus. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Camus 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 Camus. 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 Camus. For the veterans among your Camus ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Camus Life Expectancy

What is the average Camus lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Camus life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Camus in 1953 was 41, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Camus

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Camus 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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