History of your Surname
Get access to Koral family records.Start a free trial

Koral Family History

Koral Name Meaning

Polish and Jewish (Ashkenazic): from Polish koral ‘coral’, ‘coral bead’, applied as a nickname, an ornamental name, or an occupational name for someone who worked or sold coral. Possibly also a short form of Greek Koralis, nickname from Greek koralli ‘coral’, applied as a nickname for someone wiht a red face or red hair.

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


Similar surnames: Korab, Krol, Kowal, Kral, Kozel, Koran, Koval, Korol, Kotas, Kara

Search for a relative to learn more about your family history.

Hint: Try searching for a relative alive in 1940.

Black & white image of a young woman scientist

Where is the Koral family from?

You can see how Koral families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Koral family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Koral families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 2 Koral families living in Michigan. This was 100% of all the recorded Koral's in the USA. Michigan had the highest population of Koral families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Koral surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Koral ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Koral. 18% of Koral men worked as a Salesman and 22% of Koral women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Koral were Clerk and Teacher.

View Census data for Koral | Data not to scale

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Salesman
    18%
  • Laborer
    15%
  • Labor
    8%
  • Clerk
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    22%
  • New Worker
    22%
  • Waitress
    22%
  • Teacher
    16%
Black & white image of two construction labourers

What Koral family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Koral. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Koral census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search US census records for Koral

Passenger Lists

There are 867 immigration records available for the last name Koral. 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.

View all Koral immigration records

Draft Cards

There are 534 military records available for the last name Koral. For the veterans among your Koral ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Koral military records

You've only scratched the surface of Koral family history.

Discover More

What is the average Koral lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Koral life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1963, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Koral in 1963 was 43, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Koral

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in the Koral family tree

Explore Your Tree
Search for another surname
Start a 14-Day Free Trial