Kempfer Family History

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Kempfer Name Meaning

German: variant of Kämpfer (see Kampfer).

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

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Kempfer Family Origin

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Kempfer Family Occupations

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  • Keeping House

    14%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Farmer

    9%
  • Blacksmith

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kempfer family was Blacksmith. The most common Kempfer occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 14% of Kempfer's were Keeping Houses. Keeping House, Laborer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kempfer.

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Kempfer Historical Records

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Kempfer Life Expectancy

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