Keilholtz Family History
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Keilholtz Name Meaning
German: probably a metonymic occupational name for a joiner or cabinet maker, from the name of a woodworking tool derived from Middle High German kil ‘wedge’, ‘peg’. German: nickname for a crude person, from a technical term for knotty wood, which must be worked with a Keil ‘wedge’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
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