Kelsall Family History

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Kelsall Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Cheshire named Kelsall, from the Middle English personal name Kell + Old English halh ‘nook or corner of land’, or possibly from Kelshall in Hertfordshire, which is named with an Old English personal name Cylli + Old English hyll ‘hill’, or even Kelsale in Suffolk, named with an Old English personal name Cel(i) or Ceol + Old English halh.

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


Similar surnames: Halsall, Kelman, Newhall, Elwell, Bonsall, Edsall, Kendall, Kerswell

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Kelsall Family Origin

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Kelsall Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    10%
  • Coal Miner

    3%
  • Potter

    3%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    2%

In 1881, Farmer, Coal Miner and Potter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kelsall. The most common Kelsall occupation in the UK was Farmer. 10% of Kelsall's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Kelsall family was Agricultural Labourer.

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Kelsall Historical Records

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Kelsall Life Expectancy

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