Kelch Family History
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Kelch Name Meaning
nickname from Middle High German kelch ‘double chin’, ‘goiter’. from another meaning of Middle High German kelch ‘glass’, ‘chalice’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a chalice maker or a habitational name for someone living at a house distinguished by the sign of a chalice.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Felch, Belch, Kell, Krech, Pech, Kirch, Delph, Welch, Bech, Pesch