Kooi Name Meaning

Dutch: from Middle Dutch kooye ‘decoy’, ‘cage’, ‘fold’, a metonymic occupational name for a maker of cages or decoys or for someone who caught ducks by decoying them.

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


Similar surnames: Koos, Hoos, Root, Kops, Kook, Kool, Koci, Loo, Kotz, Wool

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Kooi Family Origin

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Kooi Family Occupations

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  • Joiner

    100%

In 1881, the most common Kooi occupation in the UK was Joiner. 100% of Kooi's were Joiners.

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Kooi Historical Records

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Kooi Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1960 and 2004, Kooi life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Kooi in 1960 was 54, and 70 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kooi

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