Lampson Family History

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Lampson Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Sampson, Hampson, Samson, Hampton, Rampton, Ramson, Lampton, Simpson

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Lampson Family Origin

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Lampson Family Occupations

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

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Lampson Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Lampson Life Expectancy

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lampson 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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Famous Lampson Family

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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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