Kelle Name Meaning

German: topographic name from the dialect word Kelle ‘steep path’, ‘ravine’.

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


Similar surnames: Kell, Zelle, Telle, Welle, Helle, Pelle, Kellen, Nelle, Belle, Melle

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Kelle Family Origin

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Kelle Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    15%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Attorney At Law

    8%
  • Chief Engineer

    8%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kelle family was Chief Engineer. Farmer, Laborer and Attorney At Law were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kelle. The most common Kelle occupation in the USA was Farmer. 15% of Kelle's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Kelle | Data not to scale

Kelle Historical Records

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Kelle Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1964 and 2004, Kelle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Kelle in 1964 was 86, and 84 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kelle

Famous Kelle Family

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Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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