Hemple Family History

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Hemple Name Meaning

English and Scottish: reduced form of Hemphill. German: variant of Hempel, or in some instances probably an Americanized spelling of the same name.

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

Similar surnames: Kemple, Temple, Heiple, Kemble, Helle, Rumple, Semple, Hempe, Rempe

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Hemple Family Origin

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Hemple Family Occupations

What did your Hemple ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Hemple occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Hemple's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hemple family was Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Day Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hemple.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Day Laborer

  • Laborer


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Hemple ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Hemple Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Hemple. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hemple census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 264 immigration records available for the last name Hemple. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 470 military records available for the last name Hemple. For the veterans among your Hemple ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hemple Life Expectancy

What is the average Hemple lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Hemple life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Hemple in 1962 was 35, and 92 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hemple

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hemple ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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