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Seekamp Name Meaning

North German: topographic name for someone living by an enclosed field or domain (Middle Low German kamp) beside a lake or by the sea (Middle Low German se).

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


Similar surnames: Telkamp, Niekamp, Trenkamp, Overkamp, Kamp, Steinkamp, Feldkamp

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Seekamp Family Origin

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Seekamp Family Occupations

What did your Seekamp ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Carpenter, Grocer and Cartman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Seekamp. A less common occupation for the Seekamp family was Cigar Maker. The most common Seekamp occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 17% of Seekamp's were Carpenters.

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  • Carpenter

    17%
  • Grocer

    17%
  • Cartman

    8%
  • Cigar Maker

    8%

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Seekamp Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Seekamp. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Seekamp 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 724 immigration records available for the last name Seekamp. 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 455 military records available for the last name Seekamp. For the veterans among your Seekamp ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Seekamp Life Expectancy

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Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Seekamp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Seekamp in 1958 was 55, and 79 in 2004.

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