Lamey Name Meaning

English: from an Old Norse personal name, Lambi. French and English: nickname from Old French amis, ami ‘friend’ or amé(e) ‘beloved’, with the definite article l’.

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

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Lamey Family Origin

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Lamey Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    15%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Miner

    5%

In 1880, the most common Lamey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 15% of Lamey's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lamey. A less common occupation for the Lamey family was Miner.

Source: Census data for Lamey | Data not to scale

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Lamey Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1946 and 2004, Lamey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Lamey in 1946 was 42, and 68 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lamey

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