Skene Name Meaning

Scottish: variant spelling of Skeen.

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


Similar surnames: Stine, Kane, Skuse, Shyne, Skeen, Shen, Sterne, Kenne, Suen, Sayne

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Skene Family Origin

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Skene Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Gardner

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Book Keeper

    5%

In 1880, the most common Skene occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Skene's were Farmers. Farmer, Gardner and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Skene. A less common occupation for the Skene family was Book Keeper.

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Skene Historical Records

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Skene Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1959 and 2004, Skene life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Skene in 1959 was 61, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Skene

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