Campen Family History

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Campen Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: variant of Kampen. English (Essex; of Norman origin): habitational name from any of several places in Pas-de-Calais and elsewhere in France named Campagne, or from a Norman form of a regional name from Champagne in northeastern France.

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


Similar surnames: Kampen, Camden, Camp, Mammen, Rampey, Aspen, Camps, Kappen, Camper

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Campen Family Origin

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Campen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Butcher

    8%
  • Farming

    8%
  • Apothecary

    4%

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In 1880, the most common Campen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Campen's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Campen family was Apothecary. Farmer, Butcher and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Campen.

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Campen Historical Records

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Campen Life Expectancy

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