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Inskeep Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Inskip in Lancashire, of uncertain etymology. The first element of this place name has been tentatively connected with Welsh ynys ‘island’ (compare Ince); the second with Old English c¯pe ‘keep’ (noun) in the sense ‘osier basket for keeping or trapping fish’.

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


Similar surnames: Insley, Keep, Binsfeld, Winkley, Askew, Keel, Skeel, Pinsker

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Inskeep Family Origin

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Inskeep Family Occupations

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  • Agricultral Engineer (Mac Maker)

    11%
  • Engine Driver

    11%
  • Glass Cutter

    11%
  • Labourer

    11%

In 1881, the most common Inskeep occupation in the UK was Agricultral Engineer (Mac Maker). 11% of Inskeep's were Agricultral Engineer (Mac Maker)s. Agricultral Engineer (Mac Maker), Engine Driver and Glass Cutter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Inskeep. A less common occupation for the Inskeep family was Labourer.

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Inskeep Historical Records

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Inskeep Life Expectancy

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