Skewer Family History

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Skewer 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: Skewes, Speer, Brewer, Steer, Sweger, Skiver, Ewer, Keser, Sever

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Skewer Family Origin

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Skewer Family Occupations

What did your Skewer ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the UK named Skewer. 67% of Skewer women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties

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Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    67%
  • Unpaid Household Duties
    34%

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

Skewer Historical Records

What Skewer family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 101 census records available for the last name Skewer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Skewer 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 31 immigration records available for the last name Skewer. 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 Skewer. For the veterans among your Skewer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Skewer Life Expectancy

What is the average Skewer lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Skewer 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 Skewer

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