Skoff Family History

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Skoff Name Meaning

Americanized or Germanized spelling of Slovenian Škof, nickname from škof ‘bishop’, derived from Old High German biscof. Compare Bischoff. Americanized spelling of Danish Skov.

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

Similar surnames: Koff, Shoff, Stoff, Hoff, Sheff, Shoaf, Boff, Shiff, Skow, Shaff

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Skoff Family Origin

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Skoff Family Occupations

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Skoff Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

There are 211 immigration records available for the last name Skoff. 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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There are 402 military records available for the last name Skoff. For the veterans among your Skoff ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Skoff Life Expectancy

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Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Skoff life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Skoff in 1953 was 36, and 85 in 2004.

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