Kimber Family History

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Kimber Name Meaning

English: probably a habitational name from East and West Kimber in the parish of Northlew in Devon, so named from Old English cempa ‘warrior’ (or the Old English personal name Cempa) + bearn ‘grove’, ‘wood’. It may also be an altered form of Kimbrough. Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Kinberg.

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


Similar surnames: Imber, Kamber, Kimmer, Kimble, Kimbel, Liber, Simmer, Rimer, Kober

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Kimber Family Origin

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Kimber Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    6%
  • Labourer

    5%
  • Farmer

    3%
  • Farm Labourer

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Kimber family was Farm Labourer. The most common Kimber occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 6% of Kimber's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Labourer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kimber.

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Kimber Historical Records

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Kimber Life Expectancy

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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