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Hampstead Family History

Hampstead Name Meaning

English: variant of Hamstead .

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

Similar surnames: Hempstead, Halstead, Umstead, Anstead, Harstad, Ramstad, Hamstra

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Where is the Hampstead family from?

You can see how Hampstead families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Hampstead family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Hampstead families were found in United Kingdom in 1891. In 1891 there were 24 Hampstead families living in London. This was about 41% of all the recorded Hampstead's in United Kingdom. London had the highest population of Hampstead families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Hampstead surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Hampstead ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the United Kingdom named Hampstead. 100% of Hampstead women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. .

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

Top Female Occupations In 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
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What Hampstead family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Hampstead. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hampstead census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 321 immigration records available for the last name Hampstead. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 480 military records available for the last name Hampstead. For the veterans among your Hampstead ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Hampstead lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2003, in the United States, Hampstead life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Hampstead in 1964 was 67, and 54 in 2003.

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