Kemper Surname History
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- Kemper last name meaning & etymology
- Kemper spelling & pronunciation
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Kemper Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Kemper is often complicated to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Kemper may be difficult to determine depending on whether the family name came in to being naturally and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of family names that come from a professional trade, which can crop up in multiple regions independently (such as the name "Clark" which evolved from the profession of "clerk").
Kemper Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Kemper come may come from a profession, such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen. Some of these profession-based surnames can be a profession in another language. This is why it is important to know the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its early ancestors. Many names like Kemper come from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, etc. Often these family names are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "Worthy of praise".
Kemper Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Kemper were written down based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were written in court, church, and government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Kemper. Names like Kemper change in how they're said and written as they travel across villages, family unions, and languages across time. Understanding misspellings and alternate spellings of the Kemper family name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name.
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Kemper Family Tree
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- Margaret Alice Kemper 1880 - ?
- Lucy Jane Kemper 1876 - ?
- Edward Watson Kemper 1849 - ?
- William Arthur Kemper 1881 - ?
- Simeon Vandeventer Kemper 1855 - ?
- Sallie Blaine Shields Kemper 1852 - ?
- Sara Virginia Kemper 1885 - ?
- Helen Elizabeth Kemper 1892 - ?
- William Kemper Clay 1845 - 1918
- James Spring Kemper 1815 - 1900