Sperberg Family History

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Sperberg Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone who lived or farmed on a dry hill, from Middle High German spör ‘dry’, ‘poor’, ‘meager’ + berg ‘hill’, ‘mountain’.

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

Similar surnames: Sperber, Osterberg, Spielberg, Sperbeck, Swedberg, Heiberg, Sternberg

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Sperberg Family Origin

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Sperberg Family Occupations

What did your Sperberg ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farmer and Farmer Son were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Sperberg. The most common Sperberg occupation in Canada was Farmer. 50% of Sperberg's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Farmer Son


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Sperberg ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Sperberg Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 940 census records available for the last name Sperberg. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sperberg census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 187 immigration records available for the last name Sperberg. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 120 military records available for the last name Sperberg. For the veterans among your Sperberg ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sperberg Life Expectancy

What is the average Sperberg lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Sperberg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1997, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Sperberg in 1964 was 80, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sperberg

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sperberg ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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