This name has been researched extensively by: Dr. E. Keith Fitzgerald, Herman Witthoft Sr., Barbara Empie Greene, Larry Empey to name a few.
I know that there are spelling variations: Empey,Empie,Impey,etc.I know that this Surname appears in Germany (Prussia),Canada, America, England, Australia and Ireland plus other Countries. I am certain that we are Genetically connected. If you are a Family member or, related to one, I would love to hear from you.
Collaboration requests are accepted.
My personal contribution to our Legacy, is the Tree on this Geni site, which has taken the extreme, detail and dedication, of the aforementioned researchers and placed as a service, to those Family members, who are interested.
May GOD Bless us in our endeavors