Kemplin Family History

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Kemplin Name Meaning

German: probably a spelling variant of Kempflin, a Swabian or Alemannic dialect variant of Kempfle (see Kemple).

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

Similar surnames: Kemple, Eplin, Templin, Keppler, Yellin, Kamin, Kopplin, Kaplin

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Kemplin Family Origin

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Kemplin Family Occupations

What did your Kemplin ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kemplin family was Farming. The most common Kemplin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Kemplin's were Farmers. Farmer, Cabinet Maker and Farm Labrer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kemplin.

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  • Farmer

  • Cabinet Maker

  • Farm Labrer

  • Farming


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

Kemplin Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Kemplin Life Expectancy

What is the average Kemplin lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Kemplin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Kemplin in 1944 was 39, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kemplin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kemplin 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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