Niekamp Family History

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Niekamp Name Meaning

North German and Dutch: topographic name from Middle Low German nie ‘new’ + kamp ‘field’, ‘domain’.

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


Similar surnames: Seekamp, Bomkamp, Lovekamp, Overkamp, Weitkamp, Niehaus, Trenkamp

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Niekamp Family Origin

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Niekamp Family Occupations

What did your Niekamp ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Niekamp occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Niekamp's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Niekamp family was Keeping House. Farmer, Delivery Clerk and File Cutter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Niekamp.

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Delivery Clerk

    14%
  • File Cutter

    14%
  • Keeping House

    14%

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

Niekamp Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Niekamp Life Expectancy

What is the average Niekamp lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Niekamp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Niekamp in 1961 was 56, and 91 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Niekamp

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Niekamp 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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