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Kemnitz Name Meaning

German (of Slavic origin): habitational name from any of various places (e.g. Chemnitz in Saxony), named with the Slavic word kamien ‘stone’.

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


Similar surnames: Nemitz, Heinitz, Benitz, Kanitz, Koblitz, Kennett, Rentz, Reitz

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Kemnitz Family Origin

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Kemnitz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Cook

    6%
  • Dry Goods Merch

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Cook were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kemnitz. The most common Kemnitz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Kemnitz's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Kemnitz family was Dry Goods Merch.

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Kemnitz Historical Records

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Kemnitz Life Expectancy

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