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

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Bookkeeper

    11%
  • Butcher

    11%
  • Laborer

    11%

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

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Koza Historical Records

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Koza Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1952 and 2004, 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.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Koza

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