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Cumpston Name Meaning

Northern English: probably a variant of the Scottish habitational name Cumstoun, from Cumstoun in Kirkcudbrightshire or from Cumstone in Dumfriesshire. There are places in Cumbria named Cumpston Hill and Cumpstone House, but both take their names from a family called Compston or Cumpston, recorded in the area in the 16th century, rather than vice versa.

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


Similar surnames: Compton, Hurston, Upton, Kimpton, Cumpton, Hampton, Crumpton, Burston

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Cumpston Family Origin

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Cumpston Family Occupations

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In 1881, the most common Cumpston occupation in Canada was Farmer. 100% of Cumpston's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

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Cumpston Life Expectancy

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Between 1955 and 2004, Cumpston life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Cumpston in 1955 was 53, and 70 in 2004.

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