Skechan Family History

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Skechan 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: Skehan, Kochan, Sheehan, Suchan, Kuchan, Stephan, Shehan, Keehan

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Skechan Family Origin

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Skechan Family Occupations

What did your Skechan ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Buffer Shoe Worker was the top reported job for people in the US named Skechan.

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Buffer Shoe Worker
    100%

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

Skechan Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 60 census records available for the last name Skechan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Skechan 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 15 immigration records available for the last name Skechan. 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 1 military records available for the last name Skechan. For the veterans among your Skechan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Skechan Life Expectancy

What is the average Skechan lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Skechan 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 Skechan

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