Kohel Family History

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Kohel Name Meaning

Czech: unexplained.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Kozel, Kikel, Orel, Koh, Kober, Kokes, Kone, Kolek, Cohen, Kuhel

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Kohel Family Origin

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Kohel Family Occupations

What did your Kohel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Section Hand On Rr were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kohel. The most common Kohel occupation in the USA was Laborer. 40% of Kohel's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Kohel family was Works On Farm.

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  • Laborer

  • Farmer

  • Section Hand On Rr

  • Works On Farm


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Kohel ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Kohel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Kohel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kohel census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 174 immigration records available for the last name Kohel. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 365 military records available for the last name Kohel. For the veterans among your Kohel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kohel Life Expectancy

What is the average Kohel lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Kohel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Kohel in 1956 was 64, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kohel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kohel ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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