Kimberlin Family History

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Kimberlin Name Meaning

Variant of South German Kümperling or Gemperlein, from Middle High German gampen ‘to jump’, hence a nickname for an acrobat or juggler, or from a Germanic personal name based on Old High German gund ‘battle’.

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


Similar surnames: Kimberling, Kemmerling, Kimberley, Kimber, Kerlin, Oberlin, Kimbel

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Kimberlin Family Origin

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Kimberlin Family Occupations

What did your Kimberlin ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, fitter and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Kimberlin. 3% of Kimberlin men worked as a fitter and 66% of Kimberlin women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Kimberlin were Camaflage black Out Painter and Cotton Waster Sorter

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • fitter
    3%
  • A R P Organiser
    3%
  • Assistant Packer (steel Tube Wks)
    3%
  • Camaflage black Out Painter
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    66%
  • Housewife
    4%
  • Clerk In Wages Office
    2%
  • Cotton Waster Sorter
    2%

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

Kimberlin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Kimberlin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kimberlin 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 351 immigration records available for the last name Kimberlin. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Kimberlin. For the veterans among your Kimberlin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kimberlin Life Expectancy

What is the average Kimberlin lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Kimberlin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Kimberlin in 1943 was 44, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kimberlin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kimberlin 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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