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


Similar surnames: Kagel, Kopel, Vogel, Kosel, Bogel, Rogel, Kugel, Kobel, Kober, Bogen

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Kogel Family Origin

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Kogel Family Occupations

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  • Butcher

    17%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • In Brewery

    17%
  • Laborer

    17%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kogel family was Laborer. The most common Kogel occupation in the USA was Butcher. 17% of Kogel's were Butchers. Butcher, Farmer and In Brewery were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kogel.

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Kogel Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1960 and 2004, Kogel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Kogel in 1960 was 52, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kogel

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