The surname Stamper was first found in Berkshire, but early records also show John de Stampes who was listed in the Pipe Rolls of the City of London (1191) and Sir Thomas Stampe who appeared in the Feet of Fines Rolls for Essex in 1424.
Early History of the Stamper family
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Stamper Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Stamp, Stamps, Stampe, Stampes, Stamper and others.
Early Notables of the Stamper family (pre 1700)
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Emigration to New Zealand followed in the footsteps of the European explorers, such as Captain Cook (1769-70): first came sealers, whalers, missionaries, and traders. By 1838, the British New Zealand Company had begun buying land from the Maori tribes, and selling it to settlers, and, after the Treaty of Waitangi in 1840, many British families set out on the arduous six month journey from Britain to Aotearoa to start a new life. Early immigrants include:
Stamper Settlers in New Zealand in the 19th Century
Mr. Stamper, Australian settler travelling from Newcastle, Australia aboard the ship "Bobycito" arriving in Port Chalmers, Otago, New Zealand on 3rd August 1875 
^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)