Speiser Family History

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Speiser Name Meaning

German: occupational name for a steward in charge of the supply and distribution of provisions in a great house or monastery, from an agent derivative of Middle High German spise ‘food’, ‘supplies’, (via Old High German from a reduced form of Late Latin expe(n)sa (pecunia) ‘(money) expended’). Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a grocer, from a later semantic development of the same word as in 1.

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


Similar surnames: Peiser, Seider, Leiser, Seiger, Preiser, Spicer, Spier, Seiler

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Speiser Family Origin

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Speiser Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Bar Keeper

    10%
  • Bottler Of Beer

    5%
  • Butcher

    5%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Speiser family was Butcher. The most common Speiser occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Speiser's were Farmers. Farmer, Bar Keeper and Bottler Of Beer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Speiser.

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Speiser Life Expectancy

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