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Campton Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Campton in Bedfordshire, named in Old English as ‘settlement (Old English tun) by the Camel river’ (a lost river-name of Celtic origin).

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


Similar surnames: Lampton, Compton, Rampton, Hampton, Frampton, Caton, Cayton, Caston

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Campton Family Origin

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Campton Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Butcher

    14%
  • Blk Smith

    7%
  • Cabinet Maker

    7%

In 1881, the most common Campton occupation in Canada was Farmer. 21% of Campton's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Campton family was Cabinet Maker. Farmer, Butcher and Blk Smith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Campton.

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Campton Life Expectancy

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