Kemp Surname History
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- Kemp country of origin, nationality, & ethnicity
- Kemp last name meaning & etymology
- Kemp spelling & pronunciation
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Kemp Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Kemp may be very difficult to determine because country boundaries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Kemp may be difficult to determine as result of whether the name originated naturally and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of surnames that are based on a profession, which can crop up in multiple regions independently (such as the last name "Baker" which refers to the craft of baker).
Kemp Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Kemp come may come from a craft, such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy. Some of these profession-based family names may be a profession in a different language. For this reason it is good to research the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its ancestors. Many western names like Kemp are inspired by religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, etc. In many cases these names relate to a religious sentiment such as "Favored of God".
Kemp Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Kemp were transliterated based on how they sounded when people's names were written in public records. This could have led to misspellings of Kemp. Understanding misspellings and spelling variations of the Kemp name are important to understanding the history of the name. Names like Kemp change in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across communities, family branches, and countries over time.
Last names similar to KempKempa, Kempa ariane, Kempa-bassencamp, Kempado, Kempa-donde, Kempadoo, Kempadoo-canevet, Kempaf, Kempa-faß, Kempa fredi, Kempa-häbig, Kempa-hirschmann, Kempain, Kempainen, Kempa-konersmann, Kempa-lange, Kempaler, Kempa-meier, Kempanen, Kempaner
Kemp Family Tree
Here are a few of the Kemp biographies shared by AncientFaces users. Click here to see more Kemps
- Marion Kemp
- ? Kemp
- Delia Kemp/Perry
- Mollie Kemp
- Lillian Kemp 1908 - ?
- Richard Kemp 1542 - 1600
- Robert Kemp 1516 - 1594
- Elizabeth Kemp
- Petronella Kemp 1710 - 1735
- Pieter Kemp, SV/PROG 1686 - 1719