Claycamp Family History

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Claycamp Name Meaning

Americanized form of North German Kleikamp, a nickname or topographic name for a farmer on clay soil, from Low German Klei ‘clay’ + Kamp ‘field’.

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


Similar surnames: Claycomb, Claytor, Hogancamp, Clayman, Camp, Gaskamp, Claar, Layman

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Claycamp Family Origin

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Claycamp Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    62%
  • Blacksmith

    15%
  • Farm Laborer

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%

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In 1880, the most common Claycamp occupation in the USA was Farmer. 62% of Claycamp's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Claycamp family was Laborer. Farmer, Blacksmith and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Claycamp.

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Claycamp Historical Records

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Claycamp Life Expectancy

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