Kogel Family History
Kogel Name Meaning
German: as a northern name, a metonymic occupational name for a maker of hooded cloaks or cowels, Middle Low German kogel ‘hood’ (Late Latin cuculla); as a southern German and Austrian name, a topographic or habitational name from the dialect word kogel ‘mountain top’. In the form Kögel, it may be a variant of Kegel.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press