Samp Name Meaning

Probably English, from a pet form of the personal name Samson.

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


Similar surnames: Sam, Sapp, Damp, Sama, Sams, Sami, Sand, Camp, Stamp, Kamp

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Samp Family Origin

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Samp Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Laborer

    19%
  • Actor

    6%
  • Collector

    6%

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In 1880, the most common Samp occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Samp's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Actor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Samp. A less common occupation for the Samp family was Collector.

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Samp Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Samp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Samp in 1944 was 29, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Samp

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