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Kimball Name Meaning

English: from the Middle English personal name Kimbel, Old English Cynebeal(d), composed of the elements cyne- ‘royal’ + beald ‘bold’, ‘brave’. English: variant spelling of Kimble.

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


Similar surnames: Kimbell, Kimble, Sibbald, Kidwell, Kemble, Kimbel, Kelsall, Ball

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Kimball Family Origin

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Kimball Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kimball family was Carpenter. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kimball. The most common Kimball occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Kimball's were Farmers.

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Kimball Life Expectancy

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