Skok Family History

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Skok Name Meaning

Slovenian: nickname for a refugee from the Turks in the 15th and 16th century, from a derivative of uskociti ‘to flee’. Slovenian territory was a refuge for Christians from Bosnia when it was conquered by the Ottoman Empire and from the parts of Croatia which were a war zone. Dutch: variant of Schock 2.

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

Similar surnames: Sok, Kos, Bok, Snoke, Kok, Shock, Sion, Blok, Skop, Siok

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Skok Family Origin

Where is the Skok family from?

Skok Family Occupations

What did your Skok ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Skok occupation in the USA was Butcher. 50% of Skok's were Butchers. A less common occupation for the Skok family was Laborer. Butcher and Blacksmith were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Skok.

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  • Butcher

  • Blacksmith

  • Laborer


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Skok ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Skok Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Skok. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Skok 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 858 immigration records available for the last name Skok. 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 564 military records available for the last name Skok. For the veterans among your Skok ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Skok Life Expectancy

What is the average Skok lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Skok life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Skok in 1957 was 51, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Skok

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Skok ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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