Kemler Family History

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Kemler Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Kemmler or Kämmler, occupational name for a comb maker or a wool comber, from Middle High German kamb(e) ‘comb’ + the agent suffix -(l)er. Compare Kamler.

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


Similar surnames: Kamler, Hemler, Kepler, Demler, Semler, Kumler, Keller, Keiler

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Kemler Family Origin

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Kemler Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Shoemaker

    8%
  • Baker

    4%
  • Capitalist

    4%

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In 1880, Farmer, Shoemaker and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kemler. The most common Kemler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Kemler's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Kemler family was Capitalist.

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Kemler Historical Records

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Kemler Life Expectancy

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