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Skogstad Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of eight farmsteads so named, probably from the Old Norse personal name Skógr + Old Norse staðir, plural of staðr ‘farmstead’, ‘dwelling’.

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


Similar surnames: Kolstad, Saugstad, Rogstad, Shelstad, Bronstad, Trygstad, Krogstad

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Skogstad Family Origin

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Skogstad Family Occupations

What did your Skogstad ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Skogstad occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Skogstad's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    100%

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Skogstad Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Skogstad. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Skogstad 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Skogstad. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Skogstad. For the veterans among your Skogstad ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Skogstad Life Expectancy

What is the average Skogstad lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Skogstad life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Skogstad in 1957 was 51, and 79 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Skogstad 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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