Kohli Name Meaning

Swiss German (also Köhli): from a pet form of an old personal name formed with the element Colo- (cognate with Old Norse kollir ‘helmet’). Indian (Panjab): Hindu (Khatri) and Sikh name of unknown etymology. It is based on the name of a clan in the Khatri community.

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


Similar surnames: Kuhl, Kohl, Ohl, Koski, Rolli, Koll, Kohrt, Koplin, Kolis, Gohl

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Kohli Family Origin

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Kohli Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Black Smith

    8%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Harness Maker

    8%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kohli family was Harness Maker. The most common Kohli occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Kohli's were Farmers. Farmer, Black Smith and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kohli.

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Kohli Life Expectancy

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Between 1955 and 2003, Kohli life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Kohli in 1955 was 50, and 71 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kohli

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