Kamphaus Family History

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Kamphaus Name Meaning

North German: topographic name for someone who lived in a house (-haus) by an enclosed field, Low German Kamp ‘enclosed field’, or a habitational name from a minor place so named, for example in Lower Saxony. It may be a standardized German form of Low German Kamphus or Dutch Kamphuis.

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


Similar surnames: Kamphuis, Kamp, Althaus, Kampmann, Uphaus, Kamrath, Backhaus

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Kamphaus Family Origin

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Kamphaus Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Carpenter

    13%
  • Housekeeping

    13%
  • Keeping House

    13%

In 1880, the most common Kamphaus occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Kamphaus's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Kamphaus family was Keeping House. Farmer, Carpenter and Housekeeping were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kamphaus.

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Kamphaus Historical Records

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Kamphaus Life Expectancy

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