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Ketelsen Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian, and North German: patronymic from a personal name derived from Old Norse Ketill, from ketill ‘kettle’, ‘cauldron’.

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


Similar surnames: Kettle, Petersen, Nielsen, Karlsen, Kelson, Kettleson, Bertelsen

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Ketelsen Family Origin

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Ketelsen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Capitalist

    33%

In 1880, Farmer and Capitalist were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Ketelsen. The most common Ketelsen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Ketelsen's were Farmers.

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Ketelsen Historical Records

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Ketelsen Life Expectancy

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Famous Ketelsen Family

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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