Kemple Family History

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Kemple Name Meaning

Altered spelling of South German Kempfle, a Swabian pet form of Kempf. Possibly Americanized spelling of Kempel.

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


Similar surnames: Hemple, Kemble, Kendle, Kepple, Epple, Kimble, Kimple, Keeble, Rumple

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Kemple Family Origin

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Kemple Family Occupations

What did your Kemple ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Kemple occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Kemple's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kemple. A less common occupation for the Kemple family was Cabinet Maker.

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Carpenter

    13%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Cabinet Maker

    4%

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

Kemple Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Kemple. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kemple 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Kemple. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Kemple. For the veterans among your Kemple ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kemple Life Expectancy

What is the average Kemple lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Kemple life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Kemple in 1959 was 56, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kemple

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kemple 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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