Kemery Family History

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Kemery Name Meaning

English (Avon): perhaps a variant of Kembery or Cambrey, a Norman habitational name from any of four places in northern France called Cambrai.

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

Similar surnames: Emery, Demory, Keedy, Damery, Kimery, Mery, Kemper, Demers, Bembry

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Kemery Family Origin

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Kemery Family Occupations

What did your Kemery ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kemery family was Carpenter. The most common Kemery occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Kemery's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kemery.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Carpenter


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

Kemery Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Kemery. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kemery 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 208 immigration records available for the last name Kemery. 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 710 military records available for the last name Kemery. For the veterans among your Kemery ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kemery Life Expectancy

What is the average Kemery lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Kemery life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Kemery in 1960 was 57, and 63 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kemery

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kemery 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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