Scahill Family History

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Scahill Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Scaithghil, a Connacht name, a patronymic from a personal name probably composed of the elements scaith ‘flower’ + geal ‘bright’. (Later, the surname sometimes had the prefix Ó ‘descendant of’).

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


Similar surnames: Cahill, Mcmahill, Dahill, Mccahill, Magill, Call, Schalk, Rahill

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Scahill Family Origin

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Scahill Family Occupations

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  • Agricl Laborer

    10%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    10%
  • Brick Burner

    10%
  • Farmers Labourer

    10%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Scahill family was Farmers Labourer. The most common Scahill occupation in the UK was Agricl Laborer. 10% of Scahill's were Agricl Laborers. Agricl Laborer, Agricultural Labourer and Brick Burner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Scahill.

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Scahill Historical Records

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Scahill Life Expectancy

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