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Kimsey Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place called Kempsey in Worcestershire, recorded in Domesday Book as Chemesege, from an Old English personal name Cymi + eg ‘island’, ‘area of dry land in a marsh’.

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


Similar surnames: Kersey, Kinsey, Rumsey, Ramsey, Kinsley, Kimber, Kiesel, Kirksey

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Kimsey Family Origin

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Kimsey Family Occupations

What did your Kimsey ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Kimsey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 61% of Kimsey's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Kimsey family was Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kimsey.

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  • Farmer

    61%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%
  • Laborer

    4%

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Kimsey Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Kimsey ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Kimsey Life Expectancy

What is the average Kimsey lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, Kimsey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Kimsey in 1949 was 56, and 74 in 2004.

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