Skramstad Family History

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Skramstad Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of five farmsteads so named, notably in Hedmark. The first element is probably a river name derived from Old Norse skráma ‘shine’; the second, stad, is from Old Norse staðir ‘farmstead’, ‘dwelling’.

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

Similar surnames: Ramstad, Skogstad, Shelstad, Gaustad, Trygstad, Erstad, Balstad

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Skramstad Family Origin

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Skramstad Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Skramstad occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Skramstad's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer


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Skramstad Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Skramstad. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Skramstad 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 275 immigration records available for the last name Skramstad. 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 153 military records available for the last name Skramstad. For the veterans among your Skramstad ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Skramstad Life Expectancy

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Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Skramstad life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Skramstad in 1942 was 34, and 86 in 2004.

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