Re: Kirtley - Durham
I have documented at least 28 different spellings for Kirtley/Kirkley. These all came from Durham records. We could probably find others in the US.
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CERTLEY, CIRKLEY, CURTLE, CURTLEY, CURTLY, KERKLEY, KERKLY, KERTLEY, KETLEY, KIRCKLEY, KIRCLY, KIRKELY, KIRKELEY,KIRKELY, KIRKEYS, KIRKLAY, KIRKLEY, KIRKLIE, KIRKLY, KIRKLYE, KIRLEY, KIRTLY, KIRTLEY, KIRTLEYE, KURTLEY, KYRKLEY, KYRKLYE, KYRTLEAY
Spelling of all words didn't really get standardized until Webster's dictionary came along in the early 1800's.