Champion Family History

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Champion Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin) and French: status name for a professional champion, especially an agent employed to represent one of the parties in a trial by combat, a method of settling disputes current in the Middle Ages. The word comes from Old French champion, campion (Late Latin campio, genitive campionis, a derivative of campus ‘plain’, ‘field of battle’). Compare Campion, Kemp.

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

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Champion Family Origin

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Champion Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Farming

    5%

In 1880, the most common Champion occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Champion's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Champion. A less common occupation for the Champion family was Farming.

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Champion Historical Records

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Champion Life Expectancy

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Famous Champion Family

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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)

Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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