Sova Name Meaning

Czech, Slovak, Croatian, and Slovenian: nickname from sova ‘owl’.

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


Similar surnames: Sowa, Sivak, Koza, Sola, Soja, Slovak, Toca, Shove, Slota, Sotak

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Sova Family Origin

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Sova Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Works In Saw Mill

    17%
  • Labor

    11%
  • Brakeman On R.R.

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Works In Saw Mill and Labor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sova. The most common Sova occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Sova's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Sova family was Brakeman On R.R..

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Sova Historical Records

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Sova Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1949 and 2004, Sova life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Sova in 1949 was 52, and 69 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sova

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