4,124 KINDLE members around the world
Stay informed about KINDLE Family online & offline events!
See one of our recent Ireland101 Tribe Gatherings
KINDLE Family HistoryThis interesting surname, long associated with the Lake District, is of Anglo-Saxon or Old Norse origin, and is a locational name deriving from either of two places in Westmorland and Yorkshire. Kendal in Westmorland was originally named Kirkby Kendal, and is recorded as "Cherchebi" in the Domesday Book of 1086 and as "Cherkaby Kendale" in "Records of Kendal" from 1090 - 1097. The placename means "the valley of the River Kent", from the ancient British (pre-Roman) river-name "Cunetio" with the Olde English pre 7th Century "dael" valley.
Who have we missed?
Tell us about any famous KINDLE (or surname variant) you think we should add here. We will get our genealogists to check them out and add them to the list. Thanks!
Join the conversation with the KINDLE tribe
- Find your KINDLE ancestor
- Tell us about your KINDLE Family
- Tell us about your KINDLE ancestors
- Ask a question about the KINDLE history
- Leave a message for KINDLE family members
Invite more KINDLE family members!
Write an email address and click 'Invite' to share this page with more members of the KINDLE tribe.
Family Coat of Arms Generator
Why not see what your family crest could look like based on your own family characteristics?Create Crest
Show off the KINDLE Family Crest…
Wear your crest with pride...plenty of products to choose from