Early Origins of the Kello family
The surname Kello was first found in Durham
at Kelloe, a parish, partly in the union of Durham
, and partly in that of Easington. "The manor of Kelloe, which is situated near the road from Stockton to Durham, and comprises about 1500 acres, appears to have given name to the family of Kelloe or Kellaw, of whom Richard de Kellaw, a native of the parish, was Bishop of Durham
in 1311." CITATION[CLOSE]
Lewis, Samuel, A Topographical Dictionary of England. Institute of Historical Research, 1848, Print.
Early History of the Kello family
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Kello Spelling Variations
Although the name, Kello, appeared in many references, from time to time, the surname was shown with the spellings Kellow, Kello, Kelloe and others.
Early Notables of the Kello family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Kello family to the New World and Oceana
Gradually becoming disenchanted with life in Ireland
many of these uprooted families sailed aboard the armada of sailing ships known as the "White Sails" which plied the stormy Atlantic. These overcrowded ships often arrived with only 60 to 70% of their original passenger list, many dying of cholera, typhoid, dysentery or small pox. In North America, some of the first immigrants who could be considered kinsmen of the Kello family name Kello, or who bore a variation of the surname were
Kello Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Hendrik Kello, aged 28, who landed in New York, NY in 1866 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)