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Koegel Early Origins



The surname Koegel was first found in Pomerania, where the family gained a significant reputation for its contributions to the emerging mediaeval society. The name became prominent as many branches of the family founded separate houses and acquired estates in various regions, always elevating their social status by their great contributions to society. Individual bearers of the name first mentioned in ancient chronicles include Alvericus Keghel of Hamburg (c.1293,) and Eler der Kegheler of Bremen (c.1405).

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Koegel Spelling Variations


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Koegel Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Kegel, Kegler, Koegel, Kogel, Koegler, Kegele, Kegeler, Koegele, Kogele, Koegeler, Keghel and many more.

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Koegel Early History


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Koegel Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Koegel research. Another 249 words (18 lines of text) covering the years 1738, 1757, and 1805 are included under the topic Early Koegel History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Koegel Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Koegel Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 38 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Koegel Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Koegel Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Joseph Koegel landed there in 1836

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Contemporary Notables of the name Koegel (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Koegel (post 1700)



  • Albert Koegel, German-born, American founder of the Koegel Meat Company is a meat processing, packaging, and distribution company based in Flint Township, Michigan in 1916
  • Peter John "Pete" Koegel (b. 1947), American former Major League Baseball first baseman, catcher, and outfielder who played from 1970 to 1972
  • Debbie Koegel (b. 1977), American ice dancer
  • Arthur Koegel (1889-1974), American bricklayer and politician who served five terms from 1933-1942 as a member of the Wisconsin State Assembly
  • Arthur Koegel (1889-1974), American politician, Member of Wisconsin State Assembly from Milwaukee County 7th District, 1931-42

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Koegel Family Crest Products


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Neubecker, Ottfried. Wappen-Bilder-Lexikon der bürgerlichen Geschlechter Deutschlands, Oesterreichs und der Schweiz. Battenberg, München: 1985. Print.
    2. Karlsruhe. Badisches Generallandesarchiv Baden Emigration lists 1866-1911. Salt Lake City: Microfilm of Card Index by the Genealogical Society of Utah. Print.
    3. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
    4. Preuss, Otto. Die Lippischen Familiennamen mit Berücksichtigung der Ortsnamen. Detmold: Meyer'sche Hofbuchh, 1887. Print.
    5. Bahlow, Hans (Edda Gentry trns). Dictionary of German Names . Madison, Wisconsin: Max Kade Institute, 2002. Print. (ISBN 0-924119-35-7).
    6. Göbel, Otto. Niederdeutsche Familiennamen der Gegenwart Wolfshagen-Schäbentz. Franz: Westphal, 1936. Print.
    7. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Illustrations to the Armorial general by J. B. Rietstap 6 volumes in 3. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1976. Print.
    8. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
    9. Kapff, Rudolf. Schwäbische Geschlechtsnamen. Stuttgart: Verlag Silberburg, 1927. Print.
    10. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
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    The Koegel Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Koegel Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

    This page was last modified on 9 November 2015 at 11:51.

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