Skow Name Meaning

Danish: variant spelling of Skov.

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


Similar surnames: Skov, Skoff, Show, Scow, Dow, Stow, Swor, Skok, Mow, Satow

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Skow Family Origin

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Skow Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Laborer

    24%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Cooper

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Skow. A less common occupation for the Skow family was Cooper. The most common Skow occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Skow's were Farmers.

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Skow Historical Records

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Skow Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Skow life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Skow in 1954 was 25, and 70 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Skow

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