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Skillern Family History

Skillern Name Meaning
English: habitational name from Skeleron in Rimington, Lancashire (formerly in West Yorkshire), earlier known as Skelhorn. RW.

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

42,934 Historical Documents with Skillern on Ancestry
7,222 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
760 Military Records
351 Immigration Records
5,460 Census and Voter Lists
29,141 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Skillern Families

  • Number of Skillern families
     17 - 31
     6 - 16
     1 - 5
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Skillern families
     20 - 38
     7 - 19
     1 - 6
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Skillern last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Skillern Family Origin

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Skillern Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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Skillern Civil War Service Records

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