Koo Name Meaning

Chinese : variant of Gu 1. Chinese : variant of Gu 2. Chinese : variant of Gu 3. Korean: see Ku.

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


Similar surnames: Ko, Woo, Kook, Joo, Goo, Koh, Kou, Yoo, Kao, Kho

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Koo Family Origin

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Koo Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Hotel Keeper

    20%
  • Saloon Keeper

    20%
  • Shoe Manufacturer

    20%

In 1880, Farmer, Hotel Keeper and Saloon Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Koo. A less common occupation for the Koo family was Shoe Manufacturer. The most common Koo occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Koo's were Farmers.

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Koo Historical Records

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Koo Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1945 and 2004, Koo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Koo in 1945 was 46, and 70 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Koo

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