Kellett Family History

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Kellett Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Nether or Over Kellet in Lancashire or Kelleth in Cumbria, named from Old Norse kelda ‘spring’ + hlíth ‘slope’.

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


Similar surnames: Pellett, Kennett, Ellett, Pallett, Tollett, Kellen, Wollett, Keller

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Kellett Family Origin

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Kellett Family Occupations

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

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  • Coal Miner

    8%
  • Farmer

    4%
  • Joiner

    2%
  • Labourer

    2%

In 1881, the most common Kellett occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 8% of Kellett's were Coal Miners. Coal Miner, Farmer and Joiner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kellett. A less common occupation for the Kellett family was Labourer.

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Kellett Historical Records

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Kellett Life Expectancy

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