Kemmerer Family History

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Kemmerer Name Meaning

German: variant of Kämmerer (see Kammerer 1).

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

Similar surnames: Kemerer, Kammerer, Kummerer, Kamerer, Sommerer, Zimmerer, Kemmer

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Kemmerer Family Origin

Where is the Kemmerer family from?

Kemmerer Family Occupations

What did your Kemmerer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kemmerer family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Retired Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kemmerer. The most common Kemmerer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Kemmerer's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Retired Farmer

  • Keeping House


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

Kemmerer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Kemmerer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kemmerer 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 739 immigration records available for the last name Kemmerer. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Kemmerer. For the veterans among your Kemmerer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kemmerer Life Expectancy

What is the average Kemmerer lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Kemmerer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Kemmerer in 1946 was 40, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kemmerer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kemmerer 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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