Ket* names in UK today

A search of the 1996 UK telephone directories, counting all Ket* names. (Kittle and variants are not included). Don't read too much into the data because it shows households with phones, rather than people; some phones are ex-directory and a few phones are listed in more than one directory.

Kettle variants

NameFrequencyComment
Ketelle2
Kettall3
Kettchell7
Kettel21
Kettell68
Ketterl1
Kettle665
Kettles177
Kettle-white1
Kettle-williams7
Kettyle25
Kettyles9

Names with a more tenuous 'Kettle' root.

NameFrequencyComment
Kete1Kett
Ketelaar5Netherlands variant
Keteleers1Belgian Kettles
Ketelsen1Ketelson
Ketelson2
Keter3
Keting36
Ketland22
Ketler1
Ketley239Sometimes Kettle is pronounced as Ketley
Kett114
Kett-reynolds1
Ketteley7Ketley
Ketteman7
Kettenacker1
Kettener4
Ketterer8
Ketterick2
Ketteridge83
Ketteringham126 Village in Norfolk, England
Ketterinham1Ketteringham
Kettieborough3Kettleborough
Ketting1Kettings
Kettings18
Kettleband2
Kettleboro20Kettleborough
Kettleborough60 Kettleburgh is a village in Suffolk, England
Kettlely1Ketley
Kettler7Is this a Kettle? More research needed
Kettless0Is this a Kettle? More research needed
Kettlestring8
Kettleton11
Kettlety29
Kettleweell1Kettlewell
Kettlewell312 Village in Yorkshire, England
Kettlewood7
Kettley65Ketley
Kettley-Jackson1
Kettley-Linsell1
Kettleyes1Kettlys
Kettlys2
Kettner1
Ketton12 Village in Leicestershire, England
Kettrick26
Kettridge10
Kettringham1 Ketteringham
Ketwell1Kettlewell

Names which are probably unrelated

NameFrequencyComment
Ketch16
Ketche1
Ketchedjian1
Ketchell24
Ketchen40
Ketcher44
Ketchin13
Ketchion14
Ketchlee1
Ketchley16
Ketchum3
Ketheaswaranathan2
Ketheeswaran3
Kethereo0
Kethero4
Ketheswaran2
Kethro8
Ketkar1
Ketnor2
Ketsawantg1
Ketskemety3
Kettabir1
Ketzmeric1

Last update
15 February 2004
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