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Skogen Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of numerous farmsteads, notably in eastern Norway, named with skogen, the definite singular form of skog, from Old Norse skógr ‘wood’, ‘forest’.

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


Similar surnames: Skagen, Stolen, Sagen, Stigen, Vogen, Bogen, Mogen, Stoen, Heggen

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Skogen Family Origin

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Skogen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    88%
  • Shoemaker

    13%

In 1880, Farmer and Shoemaker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Skogen. The most common Skogen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 88% of Skogen's were Farmers.

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Skogen Historical Records

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Skogen Life Expectancy

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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)

Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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