Spees Name Meaning

Dutch: probably from a reduced form of Peterszoon, a patronymic from the personal name Peter, with an anticipatory initial s-.

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


Similar surnames: Lees, Pee, Peet, Speer, Drees, Speers, Sens, Mees, Seed, Peed

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Spees Family Origin

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Spees Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Farm Laborer

    8%
  • Farming

    8%
  • Minister

    5%

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In 1880, Farmer, Farm Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Spees. A less common occupation for the Spees family was Minister. The most common Spees occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Spees's were Farmers.

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Spees Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1945 and 2004, Spees life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Spees in 1945 was 45, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Spees

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