Kemph Name Meaning

Classicized spelling of German Kämpf or Kempf (see Kampf).

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


Similar surnames: Kempf, Kemp, Kemple, Kempe, Kempa, Kemna, Kampf, Lemp, Keep, Kersh

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Kemph Family Origin

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Kemph Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Coal Miner

    8%
  • Blacksmith

    4%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kemph. The most common Kemph occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Kemph's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Kemph family was Blacksmith.

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Kemph Historical Records

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Kemph Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1959 and 2004, Kemph life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Kemph in 1959 was 70, and 83 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kemph

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