Skelley Family History

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Skelley Name Meaning

Irish: variant of Scally.

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

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Skelley Family Origin

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Skelley Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    25%
  • Farmer

    18%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Grocer

    3%

In 1880, the most common Skelley occupation in the USA was Laborer. 25% of Skelley's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Skelley family was Grocer. Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Skelley.

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Skelley Historical Records

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Skelley Life Expectancy

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