Hampe Family History

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Hampe Name Meaning

German: from the Germanic personal name Hampo, a short form of Haginberht, a compound of hagan, hagin ‘enclosure’, ‘protected place’ + berht ‘bright’, ‘famous’. Compare Hambright.

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

Similar surnames: Hamper, Harpe, Rampe, Lampe, Hampel, Happe, Happel, Homme, Hapke

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Hampe Family Origin

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Hampe Family Occupations

What did your Hampe ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Hampe occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Hampe's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hampe. A less common occupation for the Hampe family was Carpenter & Bldg..

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Cabinet Maker

  • Carpenter & Bldg.


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

Hampe Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Hampe. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hampe 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Hampe. 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 Hampe. For the veterans among your Hampe ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hampe Life Expectancy

What is the average Hampe lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Hampe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Hampe in 1943 was 37, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hampe

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hampe 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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