Kampmeier Family History

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Kampmeier Name Meaning

North German: distinguishing name for a tenant farmer with just one field to work, from Low German Kamp ‘enclosed field’ (see Kamp 1) + Meyer ‘tenant farmer’.

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

Similar surnames: Kammeyer, Dammeyer, Fangmeier, Piepmeier, Brammeier, Kohlmeyer

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Kampmeier Family Origin

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Kampmeier Family Occupations

What did your Kampmeier ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Kampmeier occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 33% of Kampmeier's were Carpenters. A less common occupation for the Kampmeier family was Pattern Maker. Carpenter and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Kampmeier.

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  • Carpenter

  • Farmer

  • Pattern Maker


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

Kampmeier Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 728 census records available for the last name Kampmeier. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kampmeier 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 222 immigration records available for the last name Kampmeier. 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 222 military records available for the last name Kampmeier. For the veterans among your Kampmeier ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kampmeier Life Expectancy

What is the average Kampmeier lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2003, in the United States, Kampmeier life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Kampmeier in 1964 was 59, and 83 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kampmeier

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kampmeier 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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