Kolb

Kolb - Origin, History, and Meaning: German, from Middle High German kolbe in various meanings. The main sense is ‘mace’- a heavy medieval war club with a spiked or flanged metal head, used to crush armor, or a ‘cudgel’-a short heavy club with a rounded head used as a weapon and part of an official’s insignia. It may also be a house name - there is a record of a house named ‘zum Kolben’ in Strasbourg. Source Ancestry.com;surnames.behindthename.com

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Chris Kolb - Political Career
... Prior to his tenure in the House, Kolb served eight years on the Ann Arbor City Council and was Mayor Pro-tem from 1994 through 2000 ... Kolb ran for mayor of Ann Arbor as the Democratic nominee in 1996 and 1998, accusing incumbent Republican mayor Ingrid Sheldon of not doing enough in the areas of environmental policy, affordable housing ... On his taking office, Kolb became the first ever openly gay member of the Michigan Legislature ...
Lawrence Kolb
... Kolb (June 16, 1911 – October 20, 2006) was an American psychiatrist who played a prominent role in mental health administration, research and ... Kolb was born in Baltimore, Maryland ... After the Navy, Kolb worked at the National Institute of Mental Health in Bethesda, Maryland and the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota ...