Boernician tribe. The first family to use the name Kelick lived in Aberdeen (part of the modern Grampian region.)
Early Origins of the Kelick family
Aberdeenshire (Gaelic: Siorrachd Obar Dheathain), a historic county, and present day Council Area of Aberdeen, located in the Grampian region of northeastern Scotland. More recently, leading seamen in the Commonwealth Navies addressed as "leader", and informally known as "kellicks" from the killick anchor which is the symbol of their rank.
Early History of the Kelick family
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Kelick Spelling Variations
Early Notables of the Kelick family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Kelick family to Ireland
Some of the Kelick family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt.
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Migration of the Kelick family to the New World and Oceana
When these Boernician-Scottish settlers arrived in North America they brought little with them and often had restart their lives from scratch. Through time, much of their heritage was lost, and it is only this century through Clan societies and highland games that many have recovered their national heritage. Research into various historical records has revealed some of first members of the Kelick family to immigrate North America: James Kellock, who was a servant, who arrived in Virginia in 1661; Alice Kellogg, who came to Hartford, CT in 1637; Daniel Kellogg, who arrived in Connecticut in 1651.
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