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Kellow Early Origins



The surname Kellow 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." [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
Lewis, Samuel, A Topographical Dictionary of England. Institute of Historical Research, 1848, Print.

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Kellow Spelling Variations


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Kellow Spelling Variations



The name, Kellow, occurred in many references, and from time to time, it was spelt Kellow, Kello, Kelloe and others.

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Kellow Early History


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Kellow Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Kellow research. Another 211 words (15 lines of text) covering the years 1200, 1273, 1453, 1549 and 1562 are included under the topic Early Kellow History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Kellow Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Kellow Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Kellow Notables 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



The New World beckoned settlers from the Scottish-English borders. They sailed aboard the armada of sailing ships known as the "White Sails" which plied the stormy Atlanti c. Some called them, less romantically, the "coffin ships." Among the early settlers bearing the Kellow surname who came to North America were:

Kellow Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • R. W. Kellow settled in Baltimore Maryland in 1822

Kellow Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century

  • Joseph Kellow, aged 21, a farm servant, arrived in South Australia in 1852 aboard the ship "Caucasian"
  • Henry Kellow, aged 22, arrived in South Australia in 1852 aboard the ship "Caucasian"
  • George Henry Kellow (aged 24), a miner, arrived in South Australia in 1856 aboard the ship "Aliquis"

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Contemporary Notables of the name Kellow (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Kellow (post 1700)



  • Anthony "Tony" Kellow (1952-2011), English-born professional footballer who played from 1970 to 1988
  • Dr. Geoffrey Neil Kellow, Australian philatelist who signed the Roll of Distinguished Philatelists in 2009
  • Kathleen Kellow (1906-1993), pseudonym of Eleanor Hibbert, English author

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Citations


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Citations



  1. ^ Lewis, Samuel, A Topographical Dictionary of England. Institute of Historical Research, 1848, Print.

Other References

  1. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
  2. Browning, Charles H. Americans of Royal Descent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
  3. Le Patourel, John. The Norman Empire. New York: Oxford University Press, 1976. Print. (ISBN 0-19-822525-3).
  4. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
  5. MacAulay, Thomas Babington. History of England from the Accession of James the Second 4 volumes. New York: Harper and Brothers, 1879. Print.
  6. Sanders, Joanne McRee Edition. English Settlers in Barbados 1637-1800. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
  7. Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at Galveston Texas 1896-1951. National Archives Washington DC. Print.
  8. Marcharn, Frederick George. A Constitutional History of Modern England 1485 to the Present. London: Harper and Brothers, 1960. Print.
  9. Cook, Chris. English Historical Facts 1603-1688. London: MacMillan, 1980. Print.
  10. Hitching, F.K and S. Hitching. References to English Surnames in 1601-1602. Walton On Thames: 1910. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-0181-3).
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The Kellow Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Kellow Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

This page was last modified on 22 June 2016 at 12:05.

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