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Kels Early Origins



The surname Kels was first found in Kirkcudbrightshire (Gaelic: Siorrachd Chille Chuithbheirt), part of the present day Council Area of Dumfries and Galloway, former county in Southwestern Scotland, where they held a family seat from very ancient times, some say well before the Norman Conquest and the arrival of Duke William at Hastings in 1066 A.D.

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Kels Early History


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Kels Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Kels research. Another 137 words (10 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Kels History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Kels Spelling Variations


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Kels Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Kells and others.

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Kels Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Kels Early Notables (pre 1700)



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Kels In Ireland


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Kels In Ireland



Some of the Kels family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt. Another 294 words (21 lines of text) about their life in Ireland is included in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Kels Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Friederike Kels, who arrived in North America in 1832-1849 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

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