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Specker Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone who lived by a log bridge, from Middle High German specke ‘log bridge’, or a habitational name for someone from a place called Speck, named with this word.

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


Similar surnames: Secker, Picker, Swecker, Spenner, Speicher, Necker, Spickler, Buecker

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Specker Family Origin

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Specker Family Occupations

What did your Specker ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Retail Grocer

    16%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Carpenter

    5%

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In 1880, Farmer, Retail Grocer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Specker. A less common occupation for the Specker family was Carpenter. The most common Specker occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Specker's were Farmers.

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Specker Historical Records

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Specker Life Expectancy

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Famous Specker Family

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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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