Skees Family History

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Skees Name Meaning

Dutch: perhaps a variant of Kees.

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

Similar surnames: Sens, Dees, Sees, Stees, Skeens, Skeels, Speer, Spees, Skeen, Hees

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Skees Family Origin

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Skees Family Occupations

What did your Skees ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Skees occupation in the USA was Farmer. 53% of Skees's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Keeps Eating Sal. were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Skees. A less common occupation for the Skees family was Machinist.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Keeps Eating Sal.

  • Machinist


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Skees ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Skees Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Skees. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Skees census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 167 immigration records available for the last name Skees. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 439 military records available for the last name Skees. For the veterans among your Skees ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Skees Life Expectancy

What is the average Skees lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Skees life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Skees in 1952 was 41, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Skees

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Skees ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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