Telkamp Family History

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Telkamp Name Meaning

German: topographic name from Middle Low German tel ‘young tree’ + kamp ‘ enclosed field’, ‘domain’, for someone who lived near a tree nursery.

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

Similar surnames: Feldkamp, Trenkamp, Seekamp, Helmkamp, Eckelkamp, Kamp, Bergkamp

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Telkamp Family Origin

Where is the Telkamp family from?

Telkamp Family Occupations

What did your Telkamp ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Telkamp family was Laborer. The most common Telkamp occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Telkamp's were Farmers. Farmer and Keeping House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Telkamp.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Telkamp ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Telkamp Historical Records

What Telkamp family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 820 census records available for the last name Telkamp. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Telkamp 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 178 immigration records available for the last name Telkamp. 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 57 military records available for the last name Telkamp. For the veterans among your Telkamp ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Telkamp Life Expectancy

What is the average Telkamp lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Telkamp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Telkamp in 1959 was 90, and 96 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Telkamp

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Telkamp 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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