Skeels Family History

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Skeels Name Meaning

English (Cambridgeshire): variant of Skeel.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Skeens, Keel, Keele, Skeans, Steel, Sells, Seeds, Skeel, Seel, Geels

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Skeels Family Origin

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Skeels Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Farming

    6%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Laborer

    3%

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In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Skeels. A less common occupation for the Skeels family was Laborer. The most common Skeels occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Skeels's were Farmers.

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Skeels Historical Records

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Skeels Life Expectancy

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