Skeane Family History

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Skeane 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: Keane, Skeans, Skene, Senne, Kane, Deane, Shean, Skehan, Okane, Sane

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Skeane Family Origin

Where is the Skeane family from?

Skeane Family Occupations

What did your Skeane ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Postman G P O and Secretary were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Skeane. 50% of Skeane women worked as a Secretary

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Postman G P O
    100%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Secretary
    50%
  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    50%

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

Skeane Historical Records

What Skeane family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 89 census records available for the last name Skeane. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Skeane 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 44 immigration records available for the last name Skeane. 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 13 military records available for the last name Skeane. For the veterans among your Skeane ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Skeane Life Expectancy

What is the average Skeane lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Skeane 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 Skeane

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