Kimber Family History
Kimber Name Meaning
English: probably a habitational name from East and West Kimber in the parish of Northlew in Devon, so named from Old English cempa ‘warrior’ (or the Old English personal name Cempa) + bearn ‘grove’, ‘wood’. It may also be an altered form of Kimbrough. Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Kinberg.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press