Lampe Family History

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Lampe Name Meaning

North German: from a pet form of Lambert. French: metonymic occupational name for someone who cast metal lamps and candlesticks, Old French lampe. Slovenian: from a short form of the medieval personal names Lampret or Lampreht, derivatives of the German personal name Lamprecht, Latin Lambertus (see Lambert). German: from a house name in Trier, where a prominent lamp or sign of a lamp gave rise to the name.

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


Similar surnames: Happe, Kamp, Laine, Lage, Lamp, Lamme, Rampe, Lamke, Hampe, Pape

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Lampe Family Origin

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Lampe Family Occupations

What did your Lampe ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Lampe. 17% of Lampe men worked as a Farmer and 12% of Lampe women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Lampe were Salesman and Housework

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    17%
  • Laborer
    10%
  • Carpenter
    6%
  • Salesman
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Maid
    12%
  • Stenographer
    10%
  • Clerk
    7%
  • Housework
    6%

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

Lampe Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 20,000 census records available for the last name Lampe. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lampe 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 6,000 immigration records available for the last name Lampe. 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 7,000 military records available for the last name Lampe. For the veterans among your Lampe ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lampe Life Expectancy

What is the average Lampe lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Lampe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Lampe in 1947 was 55, and 79 in 2004.

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