Skov Name Meaning

Danish: topographic name from skov ‘forest’.

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


Similar surnames: Skow, Skog, Skop, Som, Skoff, Ko, Skau, Kor, Shoe, Kon

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Skov Family Origin

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Skov Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • Carpenter

    20%
  • Keeping House

    20%

In 1880, the most common Skov occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Skov's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Skov family was Keeping House. Farmer and Carpenter were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Skov.

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Skov Historical Records

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Skov Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Skov life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Skov in 1963 was 81, and 83 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Skov

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