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Spates Name Meaning

Possibly an Americanized variant of German Spath.

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


Similar surnames: Goates, Gates, Slates, Sames, Spakes, Stites, Shanes, Cates, Stutes

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Spates Family Origin

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Spates Family Occupations

What did your Spates ancestors do for a living?

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Tin Smith

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    3%

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In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Tin Smith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Spates. A less common occupation for the Spates family was Farm Laborer. The most common Spates occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Spates's were Farmers.

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Spates Historical Records

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Spates Life Expectancy

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Famous Spates Family

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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)

Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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