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Spenner Name Meaning

English: habitational name for someone from places so named in West Yorkshire and Lancashire, or from High Spen in County Durham. German: from Middle High German spanner, an occupational name for someone whose work involved pulling, tensioning, or tightening, for example a carter.

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


Similar surnames: Penner, Spinner, Senner, Stenner, Venner, Senne, Sonner, Fenner

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Spenner Family Origin

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Spenner Family Occupations

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  • Lodging House Keeper

    100%

In 1881, the most common Spenner occupation in the UK was Lodging House Keeper. 100% of Spenner's were Lodging House Keepers.

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Spenner Historical Records

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Spenner Life Expectancy

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