Lamme Family History

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Lamme Name Meaning

Dutch: from a short form of the personal name Lambrecht or Lambert.

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

Similar surnames: Lampe, Lamm, Lemme, Damme, Lamke, Hamme, Laumer, Lemke, Damm, Homme

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Lamme Family Origin

Where is the Lamme family from?

Lamme Family Occupations

What did your Lamme ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeps House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lamme. The most common Lamme occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Lamme's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Lamme family was Confectioner.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeps House

  • Laborer

  • Confectioner


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

Lamme Historical Records

What Lamme family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Lamme. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lamme 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 466 immigration records available for the last name Lamme. 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 660 military records available for the last name Lamme. For the veterans among your Lamme ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lamme Life Expectancy

What is the average Lamme lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Lamme life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Lamme in 1954 was 62, and 96 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lamme

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lamme 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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