Skeavington Family History

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Skeavington 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: Skeffington, Kennington, Bevington, Elvington, Headington, Yelvington

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Skeavington Family Origin

Where is the Skeavington family from?

Skeavington Family Occupations

What did your Skeavington ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Smallholder and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Skeavington. 13% of Skeavington men worked as a Smallholder and 56% of Skeavington women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Skeavington were Coal Miner Contractor Ripper and Elliott Fisher Operator

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Smallholder
    13%
  • Aeroted Waters Driver Salesman
    7%
  • Bus Driver (p S V Lice
    7%
  • Coal Miner Contractor Ripper
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    56%
  • Below Unpaid Domestic Duties
    6%
  • Domestic Duties
    6%
  • Elliott Fisher Operator
    6%

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

Skeavington Historical Records

What Skeavington family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 370 census records available for the last name Skeavington. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Skeavington census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1881 Canadian census records for Skeavington

Passenger List

There are 10 immigration records available for the last name Skeavington. 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 12 military records available for the last name Skeavington. For the veterans among your Skeavington ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Skeavington Life Expectancy

What is the average Skeavington lifespan?

Between 1967 and 1978, in the United States, Skeavington life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Skeavington in 1967 was 84, and 75 in 1978.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Skeavington

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Skeavington 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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