The surname Koegler 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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of this family name include: Kegel, Kegler, Koegel, Kogel, Koegler, Kegele, Kegeler, Koegele, Kogele, Koegeler, Keghel and many more.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Thomas Kegel, who arrived in Philadelphia in 1750. Martin Kogel landed in Philadelphia in 1751; while Joseph Koegel landed there in 1836.