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Sklar Family History

Sklar Name Meaning
Czech (Sklár), Slovak (Sklár), Ukrainian, and Jewish (from Ukraine): occupational name from Czech sklár, Ukrainian sklyar ‘glazier’, from sklo ‘glass’.

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

25,499 Historical Documents with Sklar on Ancestry.com
9,070 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,332 Military Records
3,232 Immigration Records
7,184 Census and Voter Lists
4,681 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Sklar Families

  • Number of Sklar families
     43 - 83
     15 - 42
     1 - 14
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Sklar families
     5 - 7
     2 - 4
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Sklar last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Sklar census records

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Sklar Family Origin

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Sklar Immigration Information

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You can find out when most of the Sklar families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

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Average Life Expectancy for Sklar

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Sklar Family Occupations

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

Military Service by Sklar

Did the Sklars fight for the North or the South? Or not at all? Military records can tell you a lot about your ancestors including birthplace, occupation, and even physical descriptions.

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