Skearn Family History

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Skearn 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: Kearn, Stearn, Shearn, Hearn, Kern, Stern, Sears, Shean, Skehan

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Skearn Family Origin

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Skearn Family Occupations

What did your Skearn ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Clerk Shortland Typist was the top reported job for people in the UK named Skearn.

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Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Clerk Shortland Typist
    100%

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

Skearn Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 32 census records available for the last name Skearn. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Skearn 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 3 immigration records available for the last name Skearn. 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 3 military records available for the last name Skearn. For the veterans among your Skearn ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Skearn Life Expectancy

What is the average Skearn lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Skearn 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 Skearn

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