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Kelder Name Meaning

Dutch: from Middle Dutch kelder ‘cellar’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a keeper of a cellar, especially a wine cellar, or a waiter in one. Compare Kellner.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Keller, Helder, Kelter, Gelder, Kelner, Kender, Kelker, Kelber

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Kelder Family Origin

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Kelder Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Laborer

    19%
  • Grocer

    12%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kelder. The most common Kelder occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Kelder's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Kelder family was Carpenter.

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Kelder Life Expectancy

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