Skeie Family History

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Skeie Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of about twenty farmsteads so named, notably in southwestern Norway, from Old Norse skeiði, the dative case of skeið ‘horse race’, ‘race’, ‘run’.

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


Similar surnames: Stein, Seim, Stene, Skare, Skeen, Steve, Speir, Speier, See, Skeete

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Skeie Family Origin

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Skeie Family Occupations

What did your Skeie ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Skeie. 21% of Skeie men worked as a Farmer and 15% of Skeie women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Skeie were Barber and Book Binder

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    21%
  • Salesman
    5%
  • Assistant Cashier
    3%
  • Barber
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
    15%
  • Housewife
    15%
  • Maid
    15%
  • Book Binder
    8%

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

Skeie Historical Records

What Skeie family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 965 census records available for the last name Skeie. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Skeie 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 652 immigration records available for the last name Skeie. 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 125 military records available for the last name Skeie. For the veterans among your Skeie ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Skeie Life Expectancy

What is the average Skeie lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Skeie life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Skeie in 1963 was 68, and 86 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Skeie

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Skeie 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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