Kempa Family History
Kempa Name Meaning
Polish (also Kepa): from kepa ‘islet’. The same word is also applied to isolated clumps of trees and to tufts of grass; hence a topographic name for someone who lived on a small island or by an isolated clump of trees. German: variant of Kempe or Kempen.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press