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Skiles Name Meaning

English: perhaps a variant of Skoyles, a Norfolk name of unexplained etymology.

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


Similar surnames: Niles, Stiles, Smiles, Smiley, Salles, Viles, Whiles, Sires, Stires

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Skiles Family Origin

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Skiles Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

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In 1880, the most common Skiles occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Skiles's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Skiles family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Skiles.

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Skiles Historical Records

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Skiles Life Expectancy

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