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Scholes Name Meaning

Northern English: topographic name from northern Middle English sc(h)ole ‘hut’, ‘shed’ (see Scales), or a habitational name from one of the various places named with this word, as for example Scholes in South Yorkshire.

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

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Scholes Family Origin

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Scholes Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Grocer

    4%

In 1880, the most common Scholes occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Scholes's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Scholes family was Grocer. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Scholes.

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Scholes Historical Records

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Scholes Life Expectancy

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