Skaggs Family History

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Skaggs Name Meaning

English: probably a variant of Skegg, which Reaney and Wilson describe as a nickname from Old Norse skegg ‘beard’; curiously, though, the modern surname occurs chiefly in Hertfordshire, with very little evidence of it in the north, where it might be expected to be concentrated.

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


Similar surnames: Scaggs, Stagg, Skagen, Wagg, Maggs, Briggs, Spraggs, Daggs, Staggs

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Skaggs Family Origin

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Skaggs Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    62%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Farming

    4%
  • Keeping House

    4%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Skaggs family was Keeping House. The most common Skaggs occupation in the USA was Farmer. 62% of Skaggs's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Skaggs.

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Skaggs Life Expectancy

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