French Fleury Kemper

11 February 1801–28 August 1884 (Age 83)
Culpeper, Virginia, United States

The Life of French Fleury

When French Fleury Kemper was born on 11 February 1801, in Culpeper, Virginia, United States, his father, Martin Kemper, was 22 and his mother, Rosanna Kemper, was 23. He married Jane Hammack Luckett on 28 January 1858, in Lincoln, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 28 August 1884, in Hurricane Township, Lincoln, Missouri, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Elsberry, Lincoln, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

French Fleury Kemper
Jane Hammack Luckett
Marriage: 28 January 1858
Mary Alice Kemper
William Octavius Kemper
Ann Eliza Kemper
James Hammack Kemper

Spouse and Children

28 January 1858
Lincoln, Missouri, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Martin Kemper





    Matilda Kemper



    Mary Kemper Shaw


    Emily Kemper Mayes


    Ambrose Dudley Kemper


+3 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 2

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
1812 · Monumental Church Built

Age 11

The Monumental Church was built between 1812-1814 on the sight where the Richmond Theatre fire had taken place. It is a monument to those that died in the fire.
1824 · """Mary Randolph Publishes """"The Virginia Housewife"""""""

Age 23

“The Virginia Housewife” was published by Mary Randolph. It was the first cookbook published in America. 

Name Meaning

1 German: status name denoting a peasant farmer or serf, an agent noun derivative of Kamp 1.2 Dutch: agent noun derivative of Kemp , i.e. an occupational name for someone who grew, processed, or used hemp.3 German (possibly also Dutch): habitational name from any of the twelve places named Kempen in the Dutch-German border area.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • French Kemper, "United States Census, 1860"
  • French Kemper, "United States Census, 1870"
  • French Kemper, "United States Census, 1880"

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