Decamp Family History

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Decamp Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: from de camp ‘the field’, hence a topographic name, or a status name denoting a small farmer.

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

Similar surnames: Camp, Delcamp, Damp, Deocampo, Delp, Duchamp, Deramo, Telkamp

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Decamp Family Origin

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Decamp Family Occupations

What did your Decamp ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Decamp family was Laborer. The most common Decamp occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Decamp's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Decamp.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Carpenter

  • Laborer


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

Decamp Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Decamp Life Expectancy

What is the average Decamp lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Decamp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Decamp in 1949 was 68, and 76 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Decamp 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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