Skurka Family History

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Skurka Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): metonymic occupational name for a furrier or tanner, from Polish skórka ‘skin’, ‘fur’. Compare Skora.

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


Similar surnames: Skora, Skura, Kurta, Surma, Sluka, Skalka, Kupka, Kukla, Kunda, Kara

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Skurka Family Origin

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Skurka Family Occupations

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Skurka Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 945 census records available for the last name Skurka. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Skurka census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 411 immigration records available for the last name Skurka. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 361 military records available for the last name Skurka. For the veterans among your Skurka ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Skurka Life Expectancy

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Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Skurka life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Skurka in 1961 was 56, and 75 in 2004.

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