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Spearman Name Meaning

occupational name for a soldier armed with a spear, from Middle English spere ‘spear’ + man. from the Middle English, Old English personal name Spereman, of the same origin as the occupational name above.

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


Similar surnames: Speakman, Stearman, Dearman, Seaman, Sherman, Sturman, Speckman

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Spearman Family Origin

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Spearman Family Occupations

What did your Spearman ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    11%
  • Farmer

    3%
  • Silk Weaver

    3%
  • Ag Laborer

    2%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Farmer and Silk Weaver were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Spearman. A less common occupation for the Spearman family was Ag Laborer. The most common Spearman occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 11% of Spearman's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Spearman Historical Records

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Spearman Life Expectancy

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Famous Spearman Family

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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)

Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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