Spedden Family History

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Spedden Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: reduced form of McSpadden. Compare Spedding.

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


Similar surnames: Spedding, Peden, Scadden, Peaden, Padden, Snedden, Shurden, Shedden

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Spedden Family Origin

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Spedden Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Sailor

    5%
  • Works On Farm

    5%

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In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Sailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Spedden. A less common occupation for the Spedden family was Works On Farm. The most common Spedden occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Spedden's were Farmers.

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Spedden Historical Records

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Spedden Life Expectancy

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