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Where is the Ketelsen family from?
You can see how Ketelsen families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Ketelsen family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Scotland between 1871 and 1920. The most Ketelsen families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 17 Ketelsen families living in Iowa. This was 100% of all the recorded Ketelsen's in the USA. Iowa had the highest population of Ketelsen families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Ketelsen surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Ketelsen. 33% of Ketelsen men worked as a Farmer and 40% of Ketelsen women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Ketelsen were Manager and Operator.