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Scholes Name Meaning

Northern English: topographic name from northern Middle English sc(h)ole ‘hut’, ‘shed’ (see Scales), or a habitational name from one of the various places named with this word, as for example Scholes in South Yorkshire.

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


Similar surnames: Scales, Scholer, Scoles, Schooley, Scholtes, Schlee, Schley, Schoen

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Scholes Family Origin

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Scholes Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    4%
  • Cotton Weaver

    2%
  • Housekeeper

    2%
  • Farmer

    2%

In 1881, the most common Scholes occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 4% of Scholes's were Coal Miners. Coal Miner, Cotton Weaver and Housekeeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Scholes. A less common occupation for the Scholes family was Farmer.

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Scholes Historical Records

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Scholes Life Expectancy

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