Skeen Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from Skene in Aberdeenshire, named with Gaelic sceathan ‘thorn bush’. variant of Irish Skehan.

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


Similar surnames: Skeens, Sveen, Shean, Sween, Steen, Stein, Snee, Sheen, Speer, Shen

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Skeen Family Origin

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Skeen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    9%
  • Annuitant

    6%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    4%
  • Coal Miner

    4%

In 1881, Farmer, Annuitant and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Skeen. A less common occupation for the Skeen family was Coal Miner. The most common Skeen occupation in the UK was Farmer. 9% of Skeen's were Farmers.

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Skeen Historical Records

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Skeen Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1941 and 2004, Skeen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Skeen in 1941 was 17, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Skeen

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