Keighley Family History
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Keighley Name Meaning
English: habitational name from a place so named in West Yorkshire, recorded in Domesday Book as Chichelai, apparently named with an Old English personal name Cyhha + Old English leah ‘woodland clearing’. Americanized spelling of German Kiechle (see Kuechle) or Kiechler (see Kuechler).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Highley, Kinsley, Kenley, Kearsley, Wigley, Kirkley, Edgley, Keigley