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Lampton Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Lampton in Greater London (formerly Middlesex) or Lambton in County Durham, named in Old English as ‘farm or settlement where lambs were reared’, from lamb ‘lamb’ + tun ‘farmstead’, ‘settlement’.

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


Similar surnames: Campton, Rampton, Hampton, Langton, Plimpton, Frampton, Layton

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Lampton Family Origin

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Lampton Family Occupations

What did your Lampton ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lampton. A less common occupation for the Lampton family was Works On Farm. The most common Lampton occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Lampton's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Works On Farm

    4%

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Lampton Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Lampton ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Lampton Life Expectancy

What is the average Lampton lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, Lampton life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Lampton in 1951 was 46, and 65 in 2004.

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United States

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