Skare Family History

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Skare Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of numerous farmsteads named with the dative case (skarði) or the definite singular form (skardet) of Old Norse skarð ‘cleft’, ‘mountain pass’.

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

Similar surnames: Skar, Skaar, Snare, Snape, Slape, Start, Clare, Stare, Slane, Score

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Skare Family Origin

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Skare Family Occupations

What did your Skare ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the UK named Skare.

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Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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Skare Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Skare. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Skare census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 866 immigration records available for the last name Skare. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 331 military records available for the last name Skare. For the veterans among your Skare ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Skare Life Expectancy

What is the average Skare lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Skare life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Skare in 1957 was 60, and 74 in 2004.

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