Kettering Family History
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Kettering Name Meaning
English: habitational name from a place in Northamptonshire, recorded in Domesday Book as Cateringe, probably from an unattested Old English personal name Cytra + -ingas, a suffix denoting ‘family or followers of’. Possibly an altered spelling of German Ketterling.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Keeling, Keating, Ketterling, Getter, Kelting, Betteridge, Ketter