Lamy Name Meaning

French: nickname from Old French amis, ami ‘friend’, with the definite article l’. Compare Lamey 2.

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


Similar surnames: Lamey, Amy, Lamay, Lary, Lamb, Lam, Lafoy, Lame, Lard, Laroy

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Lamy Family Origin

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Lamy Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    15%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Carpenter

    7%

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

Source: Census data for Lamy | Data not to scale

Lamy Historical Records

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Lamy Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1958 and 2004, Lamy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Lamy in 1958 was 62, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lamy

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