Skeaton Family History

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Skeaton 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: Seaton, Skelton, Smeaton, Keaton, Keeton, Kenton, Sexton, Heaton

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Skeaton Family Origin

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Skeaton Family Occupations

What did your Skeaton ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Janitor was the top reported job for people in the US named Skeaton. 67% of Skeaton men worked as a Janitor

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Janitor
    67%
  • Mechanic
    34%

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

Skeaton Historical Records

What Skeaton family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 70 census records available for the last name Skeaton. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Skeaton 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 4 immigration records available for the last name Skeaton. 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 19 military records available for the last name Skeaton. For the veterans among your Skeaton ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Skeaton Life Expectancy

What is the average Skeaton lifespan?

Between 1971 and 2004, in the United States, Skeaton life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Skeaton in 1971 was 52, and 89 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Skeaton

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Skeaton 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.

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