Kempson Family History

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Kempson Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Kemp, meaning ‘son of the champion’.

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


Similar surnames: Hampson, Jemison, Campion, Impson, Lampson, Kempton, Simpson, Jepson

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Kempson Family Origin

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Kempson Family Occupations

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  • Blacksmith

    33%
  • Clerk

    33%
  • Not Given

    33%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Kempson family was Not Given. The most common Kempson occupation in Canada was Blacksmith. 33% of Kempson's were Blacksmiths. Blacksmith and Clerk were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Kempson.

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Kempson Life Expectancy

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Famous Kempson Family

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