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Koziol Family History

Koziol Name Meaning

Polish (Koziol): from koziol ‘billy goat’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a goatherd or a nickname for someone thought to resemble a goat, in particular a pert or devil-may-care fellow.

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


Similar surnames: Kozel, Koziel, Kozlow, Konkol, Kozik, Oriol, Krol, Kozisek, Kedzior

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Where is the Koziol family from?

You can see how Koziol families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Koziol family name was found in the USA, and Canada between 1911 and 1920. The most Koziol families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 61 Koziol families living in Illinois. This was about 30% of all the recorded Koziol's in the USA. Illinois had the highest population of Koziol families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Koziol surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Koziol ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and New Worker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Koziol. 27% of Koziol men worked as a Laborer and 8% of Koziol women worked as a New Worker. Some less common occupations for Americans named Koziol were Machinist and Waitress.

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*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

  • Laborer
    27%
  • Farmer
    8%
  • New Worker
    7%
  • Machinist
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • New Worker
    8%
  • Laborer
    7%
  • Machine Operator
    7%
  • Waitress
    6%
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Census Records

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Passenger Lists

There are 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Koziol. 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 Cards

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Koziol. For the veterans among your Koziol ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Koziol lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Koziol life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Koziol in 1952 was 34, and 76 in 2004.

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