Kamstra Family History

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Kamstra Name Meaning

Frisian: topographic name for someone living by an enclosed field, from an agent noun derived from Low German kamp ‘enclosed field’.

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

Similar surnames: Hamstra, Zandstra, Kastel, Amster, Kaiser, Kamara, Kooistra, Wamser

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Kamstra Family Origin

Where is the Kamstra family from?

Kamstra Family Occupations

What did your Kamstra ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Cultivateur and Farmer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Kamstra. 50% of Kamstra men worked as a Cultivateur

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Cultivateur
  • Domestic
  • Farmer
  • Pedlar

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Kamstra Historical Records

What Kamstra family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Kamstra. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kamstra 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 460 immigration records available for the last name Kamstra. 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 173 military records available for the last name Kamstra. For the veterans among your Kamstra ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kamstra Life Expectancy

What is the average Kamstra lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2003, in the United States, Kamstra life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Kamstra in 1964 was 69, and 57 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kamstra

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kamstra 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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