Variants of the Kettle name
Keatyll, Ketel, Ketell, Ketil, Ketill, Ketle, Kettel, Kettell, Kettle, Ketyl, Ketyll, Kittell, Kitle, Kittle, Kytle, Kyttle are the confirmed close variants. Remoter variants are listed in:
*** ALL KNOWN VARIANTS ***
Caddell, Cadel, Cattle, Catell
can be a variant, but it is also a name in its own right.
Kidal, Kidall, Keddall, Keddle, Kiddell, Kiddill, Kiddle, Kidel, Kidell, Kidil, Kidle, Kydel, Kydle
can be a variant, but perhaps it is also a name in its own right.
Quitel; A Hugenot family who anglicised their name to Kettle.
Kedgell, Kegell, Kegle, Ketchell, Kidder, Kittrell.
Probably or certainly not variants
Caffelle, Caffull, Caffell, Scaffold, Scaffull. Researched to 1758 Herefordshire, possibly Worcestershire before that.
Cater. Locally common in north west Suffolk, but I have seen no overlap.
Catlay, Catlee, Catleigh, Catley, Catly, Cattley, Cattly, Katley, Katly
Cobble, Cobball, Cobbold. They produce a fine pint of beer, but I don't think I can claim a relationship.
Cottle, Cothulle, Cotterell, Caudill.
Keable, Kebble, Kebel, Kebell, Kebill, Keble, Keeble.
24 July 2000