Kemner Family History

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Kemner Name Meaning

German: reduced form of Kemenater, from Latin caminata ‘with a fireplace or chimney’, hence a nickname for someone who lived in a house with a chimney or a house made of stone. Danish: occupational name from kemner ‘rent collector’, ‘chamberlain’.

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


Similar surnames: Kemmer, Kenner, Kerner, Kempner, Keiner, Kemper, Kroner, Kelner

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Kemner Family Origin

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Kemner Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Painter

    17%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Cooper

    8%

In 1880, Farmer, Painter and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kemner. The most common Kemner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Kemner's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Kemner family was Cooper.

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Kemner Life Expectancy

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