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Skahan Family History

Skahan Name Meaning
Variant of Irish Skehan.

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

5,623 Historical Documents with Skahan on Ancestry.com
1,514 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
281 Military Records
192 Immigration Records
1,642 Census and Voter Lists
1,994 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Skahan Families

  • Number of Skahan families
     5 - 8
     2 - 4
     1
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Skahan families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Skahan last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Skahan census records

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Skahan Family Origin

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Skahan Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Skahan families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

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Average Life Expectancy for Skahan

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Skahan Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Skahan census records

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Skahan Civil War Service Records

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