Kimberlin Family History

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Kimberlin Name Meaning

Variant of South German Kümperling or Gemperlein, from Middle High German gampen ‘to jump’, hence a nickname for an acrobat or juggler, or from a Germanic personal name based on Old High German gund ‘battle’.

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

Similar surnames: Kimberling, Kemmerling, Kimberley, Kimber, Kerlin, Oberlin, Kimbel

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Kimberlin Family Origin

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Kimberlin Family Occupations

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kimberlin. The most common Kimberlin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 52% of Kimberlin's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Kimberlin family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Carpenter


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Kimberlin Historical Records

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Kimberlin Life Expectancy

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Between 1943 and 2004, Kimberlin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Kimberlin in 1943 was 44, and 71 in 2004.

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