Skora Name Meaning

Polish (Skóra) and Jewish (from Poland): metonymic occupational name for a leather worker or tanner, from skóra ‘leather’. Norwegian: habitational name from any of numerous farmsteads named Skora, from Old Norse skor ‘ledge’, ‘cleft in a mountain’.

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


Similar surnames: Sikora, Korda, Skura, Skurka, Stoa, Sword, Koran, Kara, Kosa, Skop

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Skora Family Origin

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Skora Family Occupations

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  • Peddler

    100%

In 1880, the most common Skora occupation in the USA was Peddler. 100% of Skora's were Peddlers.

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Skora Historical Records

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Skora Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1951 and 2004, Skora life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Skora in 1951 was 56, and 84 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Skora

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