Kiesling Family History
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Kiesling Name Meaning
German: topographic name for someone who lived in an area of gravelly land, from Middle High German kiselinc ‘gravel’, a derivative of Old High German kisil ‘pebble’, ‘gravel’ (see Kiesel). There are various minor places named with this word, and the surname may also be a habitational name from any of these.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Vierling, Kreiling, Kesling, Niebling, Elling, Liebling, Meling