Kimmet Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Kimmet Name Meaning

Perhaps a derivative of the obsolete German personal name Kümmet, Kühnemut, Old High German Cunimund ‘strong guardian’ or ‘guardian of the tribe’; the first element is chunni or kuoni, as in Konrad; the second is mund ‘guardian’.

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

Similar surnames: Kimmer, Kummer, Kimmel, Zimmel, Wimmer, Kimm, Nimmer, Krimmer, Himmel

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Kimmet Family Origin

Where is the Kimmet family from?

Kimmet Family Occupations

What did your Kimmet ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Kimmet family was School. The most common Kimmet occupation in Canada was Farmer. 43% of Kimmet's were Farmers. Farmer and Farmer Son were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Kimmet.

View Census data for Kimmet | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

  • Farmer Son

  • School


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

Kimmet Historical Records

What Kimmet family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Kimmet. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kimmet census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1881 Canadian census records for Kimmet

Passenger List

There are 100 immigration records available for the last name Kimmet. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

View all Kimmet immigration records

Draft Card

There are 232 military records available for the last name Kimmet. For the veterans among your Kimmet ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Kimmet military records

You've only scratched the surface of Kimmet family history.

Kimmet Life Expectancy

What is the average Kimmet lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Kimmet life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Kimmet in 1957 was 60, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kimmet

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kimmet 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.

Look up another name