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Specht Name Meaning

German: from Middle High German speht ‘woodpecker’ (from spehten ‘to chatter’), hence a nickname derived from some characteristic of the bird, or a habitational name for someone living at a house distinguished by the sign of a woodpecker.

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


Similar surnames: Hecht, Luecht, Pech, Spach, Speich, Speck, Recht, Knecht, Sticht

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Specht Family Origin

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Specht Family Occupations

What did your Specht ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Specht occupation in the UK was Pianoforte Tuner. 100% of Specht's were Pianoforte Tuners.

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  • Pianoforte Tuner

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Specht Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Specht ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Specht Life Expectancy

What is the average Specht lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, Specht life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Specht in 1944 was 21, and 77 in 2004.

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