Skiba Name Meaning

Polish: from skiba ‘thin strip of land between two furrows’; perhaps a metonymic occupational name for a peasant or a plowman.

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


Similar surnames: Sciba, Kaba, Szuba, Sliwa, Skora, Shuba, Skiff, Suba, Sita, Kuba

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Skiba Family Origin

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Skiba Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    29%
  • Carpenter

    14%
  • Farmer

    14%
  • Laborer Gnl

    14%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Skiba family was Laborer Gnl. Laborer, Carpenter and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Skiba. The most common Skiba occupation in the USA was Laborer. 29% of Skiba's were Laborers.

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Skiba Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1949 and 2004, Skiba life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Skiba in 1949 was 44, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Skiba

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