Campion Family History

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Campion Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin) and French: status name for a professional champion (see Champion, Kemp), from the Norman French form campion.

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


Similar surnames: Champion, Campione, Capron, Campen, Campton, Hampson, Papin, Camplin

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Campion Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Campion name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Campion. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales

    36%

  • Ireland & Scotland

    34%

  • Germanic Europe

    8%

  • France

    4%

  • Italy

    4%

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Campion Family Origin

Where is the Campion family from?

Campion Family Occupations

What did your Campion ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farmer, Cultivateur and Student were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Campion. The most common Campion occupation in Canada was Farmer. 29% of Campion's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Campion family was Clerk.

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Cultivateur

    9%
  • Student

    9%
  • Clerk

    6%

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

Campion Historical Records

What Campion family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 63,000 census records available for the last name Campion. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Campion 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 9,000 immigration records available for the last name Campion. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 6,000 military records available for the last name Campion. For the veterans among your Campion ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Campion Life Expectancy

What is the average Campion lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Campion life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Campion in 1953 was 39, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Campion

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Campion 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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