Skeaks Family History

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Skeaks Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Skeans, Sheaks, Speaks, Sears, Speake, Skewes, Peaks, Keats, Skeens

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Skeaks Family Origin

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Skeaks Family Occupations

What did your Skeaks ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Police Cleaner (quarter and Clerk P O were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Skeaks. 50% of Skeaks men worked as a Police Cleaner (quarter and 34% of Skeaks women worked as a Clerk P O. Some less common occupations for Americans named Skeaks were Storekeeper and Wireless Valve Assemble

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Police Cleaner (quarter
    50%
  • Storekeeper
    50%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Clerk P O
    34%
  • Housewife
    34%
  • Wireless Valve Assemble
    34%

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

Skeaks Historical Records

What Skeaks family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 30 census records available for the last name Skeaks. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Skeaks 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 5 immigration records available for the last name Skeaks. 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 2 military records available for the last name Skeaks. For the veterans among your Skeaks ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Skeaks Life Expectancy

What is the average Skeaks lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Skeaks ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Skeaks

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