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Koza Name Meaning

Polish, Czech, Slovak, and Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): from western and eastern Slavic koza ‘nanny goat’, probably applied as a nickname for someone thought to resemble a goat, or alternatively as a metonymic occupational name for a goatherd.

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


Similar surnames: Kozak, Kozar, Kopa, Kosa, Kozma, Kobza, Kozy, Kozub, Kara, Buza

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Koza Family Origin

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Koza Family Occupations

What did your Koza ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Bookkeeper and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Koza. The most common Koza occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Koza's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Koza family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Bookkeeper

    11%
  • Butcher

    11%
  • Laborer

    11%

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

Koza Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Koza. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Koza 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Koza. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Koza. For the veterans among your Koza ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Koza Life Expectancy

What is the average Koza lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Koza life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Koza in 1952 was 48, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Koza

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Koza 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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