Skidmore Family History

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Skidmore Name Meaning

English (West Country): of uncertain origin, perhaps a habitational name from an unidentified place named in Old English with scite ‘shit’, ‘dung’ + mor ‘moor’, ‘fen’.

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


Similar surnames: Cudmore, Pridmore, Whitmore, Wilmore, Tidmore, Wigmore, Wedmore

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Skidmore Family Origin

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Skidmore Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    8%
  • Labourer

    4%
  • Farmer

    3%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    2%

In 1881, the most common Skidmore occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 8% of Skidmore's were Coal Miners. Coal Miner, Labourer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Skidmore. A less common occupation for the Skidmore family was Agricultural Labourer.

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Skidmore Historical Records

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Skidmore Life Expectancy

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