Skuse Name Meaning

Cornish: variant spelling of Skewes. The surname is now found mainly in Gloucestershire and Avon, though it was also taken to southwestern Ireland in the 17th century.

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


Similar surnames: Sause, Kus, Fuse, Fouse, Skutt, Skene, Luse, Vause, Stude, Kase

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Skuse Family Origin

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Skuse Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Boatman

    7%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Cooper

    7%

In 1880, Farmer, Boatman and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Skuse. The most common Skuse occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Skuse's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Skuse family was Cooper.

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Skuse Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2003, Skuse life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Skuse in 1963 was 62, and 77 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Skuse

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