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What if you had a window into the history of your family? With historical records, you do. From home life to career, records help bring your relatives' experiences into focus. There were 197 people named Kempker in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 26% more people named Kempker in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 248 people named Kempker were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 28 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,338
  • For 102 females, Emma was the most common name
  • Most common occupation was farmer

Learn where they came from and where they went.

As Kempker families continued to grow, they left more tracks on the map:

  • Most fathers originated from Indiana
  • 9 were born in foreign countries
  • 29% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Michigan