Hamp Family History

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Hamp Name Meaning

English: unexplained; compare Hemp. German: variant of Hampe.

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


Similar surnames: Hemp, Harp, Kamp, Romp, Hams, Damp, Ramp, Ham, Hampe, Hamm

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Hamp Family Origin

Where is the Hamp family from?

Hamp Family Occupations

What did your Hamp ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Hamp occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Hamp's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hamp family was Farming. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hamp.

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Laborer

    16%
  • Farm Laborer

    7%
  • Farming

    7%

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

Hamp Historical Records

What Hamp family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Hamp. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hamp census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Hamp

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Hamp. 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 Hamp. For the veterans among your Hamp ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hamp Life Expectancy

What is the average Hamp lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Hamp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Hamp in 1949 was 35, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hamp

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hamp 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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