Kempson Family History

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Kempson Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Kemp, meaning ‘son of the champion’.

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


Similar surnames: Hampson, Jemison, Campion, Impson, Lampson, Kempton, Simpson, Jepson

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Kempson Family Origin

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Kempson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    62%
  • Huckster

    8%
  • Iron Roller

    8%
  • Keeping House

    8%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kempson family was Keeping House. The most common Kempson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 62% of Kempson's were Farmers. Farmer, Huckster and Iron Roller were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kempson.

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Kempson Life Expectancy

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