Kimbro Family History

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Kimbro Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Kimbrough.

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

Similar surnames: Kimbel, Kimber, Kimble, Yarbro, Bilbro, Fambro, Kimery, Rimer, Kirt

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Kimbro Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Kimbro name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Kimbro. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Cameroon, Congo, & Southern Bantu Peoples


  • Germanic Europe


  • Benin/Togo


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Kimbro Family Origin

Where is the Kimbro family from?

Kimbro Family Occupations

What did your Kimbro ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kimbro. A less common occupation for the Kimbro family was Keeping House. The most common Kimbro occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Kimbro's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farming

  • Keeping House


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

Kimbro Historical Records

What Kimbro family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Kimbro. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kimbro 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 170 immigration records available for the last name Kimbro. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Kimbro. For the veterans among your Kimbro ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kimbro Life Expectancy

What is the average Kimbro lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Kimbro life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1940, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Kimbro in 1940 was 36, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kimbro

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kimbro 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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