Ketelhut Family History
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Ketelhut Name Meaning
German: metonymic occupational name for a maker of helmets or perhaps a nickname for someone who wore a helmet. In form the name is a cross between Kesselhut (the standard German form, from Middle High German hut ‘helmet’) and Ketelhot (from Low German ketel ‘pot’ + hot ‘hat’, ‘helmet’).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Eisenhut, Knecht, Keitel, Kettler, Keeling, Kegel, Greenhut, Keeler