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Skehan Surname History
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Skehan Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Skehan may be very difficult to determine because country boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Skehan may be difficult to determine depending on whether the family name originated organically and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of last names that are based on a professional trade, which can appear in multiple places independently (such as the family name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy).
Skehan Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Skehan come may come from a craft, such as the name "Baker" which refers to the craft of baker. Some of these craft-based surnames can be a profession in a different language. This is why it is good to know the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its early ancestors. Many names like Skehan originate from religious texts such as the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, etc. Often these family names relate to a religious expression such as "Grace of God".
Skehan Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Family names like Skehan transform in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across villages, family branches, and countries over the years. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Skehan were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were written in court, church, and government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Skehan. Understanding misspellings and alternate spellings of the Skehan last name are important to understanding the etymology of the name.
Last names similar to SkehanSkehandore, Skehar, Skehderi, Skehean, Skeheil, Skehel, Skehell, Skehem, Skehen, Skehens, Skeheski, Skehiel, Skehil, Skehill, Skehin, Skehling, Skehn, Skeho, Skehon, Skehr
Skehan Family Tree
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- William Skehan 1916 - 1975
- William Skehan 1908 - 1966
- Joseph J Skehan 1942 - 2008
- James Skehan 1917 - 1977
- Florence Skehan 1896 - 1964
- Lorenz J Skehan 1911 - 2002
- Edison Skehan 1890 - 1971
- John Skehan 1883 - 1971
- Joseph Skehan 1914 - 1966
- John F Skehan 1933 - 2006