Kampwerth Family History

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Kampwerth Name Meaning

German: topographic name composed of Kamp (from Middle Low German kamp ‘enclosed field for cultivation’, ‘pasture’) + wert (from Middle High German, Middle Low German wert ‘island’, ‘peninsula’), denoting someone who lived on or owned a field surrounded by water.

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


Similar surnames: Kamrath, Klippert, Weckwerth, Kamper, Kamprath, Kampfer, Kapfer

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Kampwerth Family Origin

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Kampwerth Family Occupations

What did your Kampwerth ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Kampwerth occupation in the USA was Teamster. 100% of Kampwerth's were Teamsters.

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  • Teamster

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Kampwerth Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Kampwerth. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kampwerth 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Kampwerth. 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 Kampwerth. For the veterans among your Kampwerth ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kampwerth Life Expectancy

What is the average Kampwerth lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Kampwerth life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Kampwerth in 1961 was 60, and 63 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kampwerth

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kampwerth 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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