Kosel Name Meaning

German (also Kösel): habitational name from places named Kosel, in eastern Germany and Schleswig-Holstein. German: variant of Kusel 1, a nickname meaning ‘spinning top’. Eastern German (of Slavic origin): from a Slavic word meaning ‘he-goat’, e.g. Polish dialect koziel. Compare Koziol

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


Similar surnames: Kobel, Kusel, Kogel, Kozel, Mosel, Kesel, Kober, Korell, Koser, Osen

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Kosel Family Origin

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Kosel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Brewer

    33%

In 1880, Farmer and Brewer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Kosel. The most common Kosel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Kosel's were Farmers.

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Kosel Historical Records

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Kosel Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1951 and 2004, Kosel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Kosel in 1951 was 58, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kosel

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