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Kettlewell Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Kettlewell in North Yorkshire, recorded in Domesday Book as Cheteleuuelle, from Old English cetel ‘deep valley’ + wella ‘spring’, ‘stream’.

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


Similar surnames: Popplewell, Elwell, Kerswell, Helliwell, Stillwell, Ledwell, Trowell

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Kettlewell Family Origin

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Kettlewell Family Occupations

What did your Kettlewell ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Kettlewell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Kettlewell's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kettlewell. A less common occupation for the Kettlewell family was Machinist.

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Blacksmith

    18%
  • Butcher

    14%
  • Machinist

    9%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Kettlewell ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Kettlewell Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Kettlewell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kettlewell census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Kettlewell. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Kettlewell. For the veterans among your Kettlewell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kettlewell Life Expectancy

What is the average Kettlewell lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Kettlewell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Kettlewell in 1954 was 22, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kettlewell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kettlewell ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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