Kemme Family History

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Kemme Name Meaning

German: habitational name from Kemme near Hildesheim.

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

Similar surnames: Kemmer, Lemme, Remme, Temme, Gemme, Emme, Demme, Hemme, Kemper

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Kemme Family Origin

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Kemme Family Occupations

What did your Kemme ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Kemme. 12% of Kemme men worked as a Farmer and 18% of Kemme women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Kemme were Clerk and Beautician

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Machinist
  • Salesman
  • Clerk

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
  • Steongrapher
  • Tailoress
  • Beautician

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Kemme Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Passenger List

There are 390 immigration records available for the last name Kemme. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 247 military records available for the last name Kemme. For the veterans among your Kemme ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kemme Life Expectancy

What is the average Kemme lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Kemme life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Kemme in 1963 was 65, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kemme

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kemme 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.

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