Skillern Family History

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Skillern Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Skeleron in Rimington, Lancashire (formerly in West Yorkshire), earlier known as Skelhorn.

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


Similar surnames: Stiller, Skillen, Spiller, Siller, Speller, Millen, Sellen, Kellen

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Skillern Family Origin

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Skillern Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Farm Laborer

    16%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Physician

    8%

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In 1880, Farmer, Farm Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Skillern. The most common Skillern occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Skillern's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Skillern family was Physician.

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Skillern Historical Records

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Skillern Life Expectancy

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