The current generations of the Kelt family have inherited a surname that was first used hundreds of years ago by descendants of the ancient Scottish tribe called the
. The Kelt family lived in the lands of Keltie, which were found near Callander in the county of Perth.
(Gaelic: Siorrachd Pheairt) former county in the present day Council Area of Perth and Kinross, located in central
from very early times on the old lands of Keltie, near Callander.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Kelt research.Another 95 words (7 lines of text) covering the years 1616, 1628, and 1647 are included under the topic Early Kelt History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Scribes in the Middle Ages did not have access to a set of spelling rules. They spelled according to sound, the result was a great number of spelling variations
. In various documents, Kelt has been spelled Keltie, Kelty, Keltey and others.