Samper Family History

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Samper Name Meaning

Aragonese: habitational name from any of the places called Samper, in Aragon. Catalan: habitational name from any of the places in Catalonia called Sant Pere, generally as the result of the dedication of a local church or shrine to St. Peter (Sant Pere).

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

Similar surnames: Samperi, Semper, Kampe, Campen, Stammer, Hamer, Hamper, Simmer

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Samper Family Origin

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Samper Family Occupations

What did your Samper ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Fleir Maker, House Painter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Samper. A less common occupation for the Samper family was Physician. The most common Samper occupation in the USA was Fleir Maker. 25% of Samper's were Fleir Makers.

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  • Fleir Maker

  • House Painter

  • Laborer

  • Physician


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

Samper Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Samper. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Samper 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Samper. 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 211 military records available for the last name Samper. For the veterans among your Samper ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Samper Life Expectancy

What is the average Samper lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Samper life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Samper in 1961 was 29, and 80 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Samper 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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