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Skilling Name Meaning

Scottish: patronymic from an Old English personal name Scilling, which is possibly related to Old English scyl ‘sonorous’.

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


Similar surnames: Skillings, Shilling, Gilling, Willing, Stelling, Billing, Pilling

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Skilling Family Origin

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Skilling Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    43%
  • Laborer

    29%
  • Cultivateur Son

    14%
  • Painter

    14%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Skilling family was Painter. Cultivateur, Laborer and Cultivateur Son were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Skilling. The most common Skilling occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 43% of Skilling's were Cultivateurs.

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Skilling Historical Records

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Skilling Life Expectancy

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