Spade Name Meaning

German: variant of Späthe, itself a variant of Spath. Scottish: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Spaide, Spady, Sade, Space, Spang, Sease, Spaude, Spader, Spake

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Spade Family Origin

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Spade Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Carpenter

    3%

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In 1880, the most common Spade occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Spade's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Spade. A less common occupation for the Spade family was Carpenter.

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Spade Historical Records

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Spade Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1945 and 2004, Spade life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Spade in 1945 was 39, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Spade

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