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Skilling Name Meaning

Scottish: patronymic from an Old English personal name Scilling, which is possibly related to Old English scyl ‘sonorous’.

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

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Skilling Family Origin

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Skilling Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Carpenter

    10%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Physician

    10%

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Skilling. The most common Skilling occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Skilling's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Skilling family was Physician.

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Skilling Historical Records

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Skilling Life Expectancy

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