Hemp Name Meaning

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

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


Similar surnames: Hamp, Heep, Hempe, Kemp, Remp, Hepp, Romp, Heye, Lem, Hamm

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Hemp Family Origin

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Hemp Family Occupations

What did your Hemp ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Hemp occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Hemp's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hemp. A less common occupation for the Hemp family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%

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Hemp Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Hemp ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Hemp Life Expectancy

What is the average Hemp lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, Hemp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Hemp in 1950 was 48, and 70 in 2004.

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United States

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hemp 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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