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Origins of the Camplejohn surname

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About the Camplejohns

We have a total number of 466 records for people with the last name Camplejohn.

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Where do most Camplejohns live?

In 1921, most Camplejohns lived in Yorkshire.

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Interesting facts about Camplejohns

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We have 457 records for the Camplejohn surname. The oldest one dates back to 1905.

Who were Camplejohns most likely to marry?

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What are the most common Camplejohn first names?

  • Richard
  • William
  • Elizabeth
  • Mary

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Common jobs for Camplejohns

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Camplejohns in 1921
Field Labourer




Laundry Maid


Agricultural Labourer


Cook Domestic


Common Male occupations for Camplejohns in 1921




Coal Sorter Surface




Ship Wright


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