Skold Name Meaning

Swedish (Sköld): from sköld ‘shield’, either as a soldier’s name or from a place name.

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


Similar surnames: Bold, Sola, Sole, Soll, Skop, Sword, Sol, Skora, Soldo, Sokol

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Skold Family Origin

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Skold Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Stone Quarier

    33%
  • Tailor

    33%

In 1880, Farmer and Stone Quarier were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Skold. A less common occupation for the Skold family was Tailor. The most common Skold occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Skold's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Skold | Data not to scale

Skold Historical Records

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Skold Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Skold life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Skold in 1962 was 82, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Skold

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