Sperring Family History

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Sperring Name Meaning

English (Somerset): metonymic occupational name for a spurrier (a maker of spurs), from Old French esporon, esperun ‘spur’.

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


Similar surnames: Skerritt, Perrin, Sperling, Herring, Spiering, Spedding, Sherrin

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Sperring Family Origin

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Sperring Family Occupations

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  • Civil Engineer

    10%
  • Coal Miner

    10%
  • Contractor-Bridge

    10%
  • Editor And Printer

    10%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Sperring family was Editor And Printer. Civil Engineer, Coal Miner and Contractor-Bridge were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sperring. The most common Sperring occupation in the USA was Civil Engineer. 10% of Sperring's were Civil Engineers.

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Sperring Historical Records

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Sperring Life Expectancy

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