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Skora Family History

Skora Name Meaning
Polish (Skóra) and Jewish (from Poland): metonymic occupational name for a leather worker or tanner, from skóra ‘leather’.Norwegian: habitational name from any of numerous farmsteads named Skora, from Old Norse skor ‘ledge’, ‘cleft in a mountain’.

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

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Name Distribution of Skora Families

  • Number of Skora families
     13 - 24
     5 - 12
     1 - 4
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Skora last name
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
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    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Skora Family Origin

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Skora Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Skora

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Skora Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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