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Sparkes Name Meaning

English: variant of Sparks.

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


Similar surnames: Spakes, Starkes, Perkes, Parke, Spake, Sparks, Parkes, Speakes

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Sparkes Family Origin

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Sparkes Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Harness Maker

    17%
  • Laborer

    17%

In 1881, Farmer and Harness Maker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Sparkes. The most common Sparkes occupation in Canada was Farmer. 67% of Sparkes's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Sparkes family was Laborer.

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