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Kimberlin Family History

Kimberlin Name Meaning
Variant of South German Kümperling or Gemperlein, from Middle High German gampen ‘to jump’, hence a nickname for an acrobat or juggler, or from a Germanic personal name based on Old High German gund ‘battle’.

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

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14,460 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,818 Military Records
310 Immigration Records
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Name Distribution of Kimberlin Families

  • Number of Kimberlin families
     21 - 40
     8 - 20
     1 - 7
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Kimberlin families
     14 - 25
     5 - 13
     1 - 4
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Kimberlin last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Kimberlin Family Origin

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Kimberlin Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Kimberlin

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Kimberlin Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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Kimberlin Civil War Service Records

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