Sparber Family History

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Sparber Name Meaning

German: variant of Sperber. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental from Yiddish shparber ‘sparrowhawk’ (see Sperber).

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

Similar surnames: Sperber, Sparer, Garber, Sparger, Farber, Sauber, Stauber, Starker

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Sparber Family Origin

Where is the Sparber family from?

Sparber Family Occupations

What did your Sparber ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Sparber family was Shoe Maker. Farmer, Farm and Retired Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sparber. The most common Sparber occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Sparber's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Farm

  • Retired Farmer

  • Shoe Maker


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

Sparber Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Sparber. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sparber 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 587 immigration records available for the last name Sparber. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 298 military records available for the last name Sparber. For the veterans among your Sparber ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sparber Life Expectancy

What is the average Sparber lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Sparber life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1997, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Sparber in 1960 was 49, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sparber

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sparber 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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