Miskell Family History

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Miskell Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Meisceall ‘descendant of Meiscill’, a personal name of unexplained etymology. See also Maxwell.

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


Similar surnames: Miskelly, Mckell, Missel, Miske, Haskell, Isbell, Mikel, Minkel

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Miskell Family Origin

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Miskell Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Laborer

    19%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Carpet Weaver

    5%

In 1880, the most common Miskell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Miskell's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Miskell family was Carpet Weaver. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Miskell.

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Miskell Historical Records

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Miskell Life Expectancy

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