Spargo Family History

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Spargo Name Meaning

Cornish: habitational name from Higher or Lower Spargo, in the parish of Mabe, so named from Cornish spern ‘thorn bushes’ + cor ‘enclosure’.

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


Similar surnames: Parga, Parco, Spanton, Sparr, Sparby, Spiro, Scarfo, Sago, Sarno

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Spargo Family Origin

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Spargo Family Occupations

What did your Spargo ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Spargo occupation in the UK was Stone Mason. 18% of Spargo's were Stone Masons. Stone Mason, Farmer and Tin Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Spargo. A less common occupation for the Spargo family was Blacksmith.

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  • Stone Mason

    18%
  • Farmer

    9%
  • Tin Miner

    7%
  • Blacksmith

    3%

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

Spargo Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Spargo. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Spargo 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Spargo. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Spargo. For the veterans among your Spargo ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Spargo Life Expectancy

What is the average Spargo lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Spargo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Spargo in 1954 was 47, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Spargo

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Spargo 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.

Famous Spargo Family

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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