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Kellett Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Nether or Over Kellet in Lancashire or Kelleth in Cumbria, named from Old Norse kelda ‘spring’ + hlíth ‘slope’.

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


Similar surnames: Pellett, Kennett, Ellett, Pallett, Tollett, Kellen, Wollett, Keller

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Kellett Family Origin

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Kellett Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%
  • Laborer

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kellett family was Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kellett. The most common Kellett occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Kellett's were Farmers.

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Kellett Historical Records

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Kellett Life Expectancy

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