Clampitt Family History

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Clampitt Name Meaning

English: habitational name from either of two places in Devon called Clampitt or from Clampit in Cornwall, all named with Old English clam ‘mud’, ‘clay’ + Old English pytt ‘pit’.

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


Similar surnames: Claggett, Lippitt, Colpitts, Campi, Dampier, Clapp, Labit, Ciampi

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Clampitt Family Origin

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Clampitt Family Occupations

What did your Clampitt ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Clampitt family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Labr were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Clampitt. The most common Clampitt occupation in the USA was Farmer. 53% of Clampitt's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    53%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Labr

    8%
  • Keeping House

    5%

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

Clampitt Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Clampitt Life Expectancy

What is the average Clampitt lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Clampitt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Clampitt in 1945 was 33, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Clampitt

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Clampitt 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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