Kempton Family History
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Kempton Name Meaning
habitational name from a place called Kempton in Shropshire, named from an Old English personal name Cempa (or the Old English vocabulary word cempa ‘warrior’) + tun ‘farmstead’, ‘settlement’. variant of Kimpton.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Kimpton, Keeton, Kenton, Knapton, Lampton, Campton, Hampton, Upton