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Kettle Name Meaning

English: from the Old Norse personal name Ketill, from ketill ‘kettle’, ‘(sacrificial) cauldron’. English translation of German Kessel.

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


Similar surnames: Nettle, Settle, Tuttle, Kettler, Kittle, Bentle, Kettel, Kettles

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Kettle Family Origin

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Kettle Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • S.

    7%
  • Ship Carpenter

    7%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Kettle family was Ship Carpenter. Farmer, Carpenter and S. were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kettle. The most common Kettle occupation in Canada was Farmer. 28% of Kettle's were Farmers.

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Kettle Historical Records

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Kettle Life Expectancy

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