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Sprague Name Meaning

English: from northern Middle English Spragge, either a personal name or a byname meaning ‘lively’, a metathesized and voiced form of Spark 1.

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


Similar surnames: Page, Sage, Scragg, Strange, Springle, Argue, Spray, Raque, Moragne

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Sprague Family Origin

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Sprague Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • School

    4%
  • Seaman

    4%

In 1881, Farmer, Carpenter and School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sprague. A less common occupation for the Sprague family was Seaman. The most common Sprague occupation in Canada was Farmer. 38% of Sprague's were Farmers.

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Sprague Historical Records

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Sprague Life Expectancy

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