Koger Name Meaning

South German: occupational name for a knacker, from an agent derivative of koge ‘carrion’.

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


Similar surnames: Koker, Kober, Koser, Hoger, Kroger, Kogler, Kyger, Koper, Boger

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Koger Family Origin

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Koger Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    62%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Farming

    8%
  • Laborer

    5%

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In 1880, the most common Koger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 62% of Koger's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Koger family was Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Koger.

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Koger Historical Records

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Koger Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1942 and 2004, Koger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Koger in 1942 was 33, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Koger

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