Skok Name Meaning

Slovenian: nickname for a refugee from the Turks in the 15th and 16th century, from a derivative of uskociti ‘to flee’. Slovenian territory was a refuge for Christians from Bosnia when it was conquered by the Ottoman Empire and from the parts of Croatia which were a war zone. Dutch: variant of Schock 2.

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


Similar surnames: Sok, Kos, Bok, Snoke, Kok, Shock, Sion, Blok, Skop, Siok

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Skok Family Origin

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Skok Family Occupations

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  • Butcher

    50%
  • Blacksmith

    25%
  • Laborer

    25%

In 1880, Butcher and Blacksmith were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Skok. A less common occupation for the Skok family was Laborer. The most common Skok occupation in the USA was Butcher. 50% of Skok's were Butchers.

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Skok Historical Records

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Skok Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1957 and 2004, Skok life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Skok in 1957 was 51, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Skok

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