Kimsey Family History

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Kimsey Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place called Kempsey in Worcestershire, recorded in Domesday Book as Chemesege, from an Old English personal name Cymi + eg ‘island’, ‘area of dry land in a marsh’.

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


Similar surnames: Kersey, Kinsey, Rumsey, Ramsey, Kinsley, Kimber, Kiesel, Kirksey

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Kimsey Family Origin

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Kimsey Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    36%
  • Farmer

    18%
  • Boot Finisher

    9%
  • Brewers Engine Driver

    9%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Kimsey family was Brewers Engine Driver. The most common Kimsey occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 36% of Kimsey's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Farmer and Boot Finisher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kimsey.

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Kimsey Historical Records

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Kimsey Life Expectancy

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