Skoda Family History

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Skoda Name Meaning

Czech, Slovak, and Slovenian (Škoda): from škoda ‘damage’, ‘loss’; apparently a nickname denoting someone who was accident-prone or a bungler.

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

Similar surnames: Smola, Voda, Skop, Skokan, Sykora, Skala, Koda, Korda, Spada, Seda

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Skoda Family Origin

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Skoda Family Occupations

What did your Skoda ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Skoda occupation in the USA was Shoemaker. 100% of Skoda's were Shoemakers.

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  • Shoemaker


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Skoda Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Skoda. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Skoda 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 960 immigration records available for the last name Skoda. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 977 military records available for the last name Skoda. For the veterans among your Skoda ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Skoda Life Expectancy

What is the average Skoda lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Skoda life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Skoda in 1945 was 38, and 87 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Skoda 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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