Spellmeyer Family History

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Spellmeyer Name Meaning

North German (Westphalia): distinguishing name from Meyer ‘tenant farmer’ + an unexplained first element.

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


Similar surnames: Sellmeyer, Steinmeyer, Dallmeyer, Wedemeyer, Kohlmeyer, Wiedmeyer

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Spellmeyer Family Origin

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Spellmeyer Family Occupations

What did your Spellmeyer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Spellmeyer family was Laborer. Farmer, Blacksmith and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Spellmeyer. The most common Spellmeyer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Spellmeyer's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Blacksmith

    8%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%

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Spellmeyer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Spellmeyer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Spellmeyer census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Spellmeyer. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Spellmeyer. For the veterans among your Spellmeyer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Spellmeyer Life Expectancy

What is the average Spellmeyer lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Spellmeyer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1984, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Spellmeyer in 1956 was 55, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Spellmeyer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Spellmeyer ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

Famous Spellmeyer Family

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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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