Skalka Family History

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Skalka Name Meaning

Polish and Jewish (from Poland): topographic name, nickname, or ornamental name from Polish skalka ‘flint’ (see Skala).

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


Similar surnames: Skala, Kalka, Skalla, Szala, Scala, Kafka, Kula, Kalina, Skalski

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Skalka Family Origin

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Skalka Family Occupations

What did your Skalka ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Skalka. 35% of Skalka men worked as a Farmer and 50% of Skalka women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Skalka were Labor and Bookkeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    35%
  • Laborer
    29%
  • Salesman
    18%
  • Labor
    9%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    50%
  • Bookkeeper
    50%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Skalka Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 757 census records available for the last name Skalka. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Skalka 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 365 immigration records available for the last name Skalka. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 317 military records available for the last name Skalka. For the veterans among your Skalka ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Skalka Life Expectancy

What is the average Skalka lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Skalka life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Skalka in 1963 was 76, and 84 in 2004.

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