Sparling Family History

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Sparling Name Meaning

English: nickname from a diminutive of Middle English sparewe ‘sparrow’ (see Sparrow). Altered form of German Sperling.

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


Similar surnames: Sperling, Spurling, Starling, Spring, Darling, Sparlin, Spratling

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Sparling Family Origin

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Sparling Family Occupations

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

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  • Coal Miner

    5%
  • Farmer

    5%
  • Labourer

    4%
  • Annuitant

    2%

In 1881, Coal Miner, Farmer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sparling. A less common occupation for the Sparling family was Annuitant. The most common Sparling occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 5% of Sparling's were Coal Miners.

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Sparling Historical Records

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Sparling Life Expectancy

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