Skop Family History

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Skop Name Meaning

Polish, Czech, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname from Slavic skop ‘wether’, ‘castrated ram’. The Polish word has other meanings, denoting for example a pail and a kind of tax; the surname could also have originated with one of these senses, i.e. as an occupational name either for a maker of pails or for a tax collector.

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


Similar surnames: Kos, Sokol, Kopf, Skog, Ko, Komp, Stoop, Kopp, Skora, Szot

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Skop Family Origin

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Skop Family Occupations

What did your Skop ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Domestic were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Skop. 12% of Skop men worked as a Farmer and 10% of Skop women worked as a Domestic. Some less common occupations for Americans named Skop were Proprietor and Office Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    12%
  • Laborer
    11%
  • Farm Hand
    5%
  • Proprietor
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Domestic
    10%
  • Punch Press
    10%
  • General Maid
    7%
  • Office Clerk
    7%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Skop Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Skop. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Skop 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 729 immigration records available for the last name Skop. 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 314 military records available for the last name Skop. For the veterans among your Skop ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Skop Life Expectancy

What is the average Skop lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Skop life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Skop in 1961 was 60, and 88 in 2004.

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