Speich Family History

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Speich Name Meaning

metonymic occupational name for a spoke maker, from Middle High German speiche ‘spoke’. from Middle High German speich ‘spittle’, perhaps a nickname for someone who tended to produce a spray of spittle when speaking.

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


Similar surnames: Speck, Pech, Speicher, Spach, Streich, Stich, Reich, Specht, Eich

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Speich Family Origin

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Speich Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Brakesman N.Y. Crr.

    9%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Fresco Painter

    9%

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In 1880, farmer, Brakesman N.Y. Crr. and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Speich. A less common occupation for the Speich family was Fresco Painter. The most common Speich occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Speich's were Farmers.

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Speich Historical Records

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Speich Life Expectancy

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