Kennebeck Family History
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Kennebeck Name Meaning
from a topographic name composed of the elements Kenn, the name of a place near Trier, + beck ‘stream’ (Bach). alternatively, from Kennebeck, an occupational name for a potter, from Middle Low or Middle High German kanne ‘jug’, ‘pitcher’ + beck, variant of Bäcker ‘baker’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press