Kiesel Family History
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Kiesel Name Meaning
from the Germanic personal name Gisilo (see Giesel). topographic name for someone who lived on a patch of gravelly land, from Middle High German kisel ‘pebble’, ‘gravel’. There are also several minor places named with this word, and the surname may be a habitational name from any of them. See also Kiesling.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Giesel, Kesel, Wiesel, Kessel, Wiese, Griesel, Dresel, Kissel, Kieser