Spigelmyer Family History

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Spigelmyer Name Meaning

altered spelling of German Spiegelmeyer, a distinguishing name for a tenant farmer (see Meyer) who farmed land named with Spiegel ‘glass’, ‘mirror’ (probably in the sense ‘lookout point’).

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


Similar surnames: Spiegelberg, Spellmeyer, Spielberg, Sundermeyer, Piepmeier, Spielman

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Spigelmyer Family Origin

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Spigelmyer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    55%
  • Dry Goods Merchant

    18%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Retired Farmer

    9%

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In 1880, Farmer, Dry Goods Merchant and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Spigelmyer. The most common Spigelmyer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 55% of Spigelmyer's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Spigelmyer family was Retired Farmer.

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Spigelmyer Historical Records

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Spigelmyer Life Expectancy

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