Shamp Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Dutch and German Schamp.

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


Similar surnames: Schamp, Shimp, Sharp, Cramp, Shack, Stam, Shaut, Shepp, Shelp, Shaff

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Shamp Family Origin

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Shamp Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Carpenter

    15%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Day Laborer

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shamp. The most common Shamp occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Shamp's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Shamp family was Day Laborer.

Source: Census data for Shamp | Data not to scale

Shamp Historical Records

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Shamp Life Expectancy

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Between 1947 and 2004, Shamp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Shamp in 1947 was 49, and 62 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shamp

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