Sperber Family History

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Sperber Name Meaning

German: nickname for a small but belligerent person, from Middle High German sperwære ‘sparrowhawk’ (Old High German sparwari, a compound of sparw ‘sparrow’ + ari ‘eagle’). Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German Sperber ‘sparrowhawk’.

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


Similar surnames: Speer, Sparber, Gerber, Sperberg, Speiser, Koerber, Werber, Steeber

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Sperber Family Origin

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Sperber Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    18%
  • Farmer

    15%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%

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In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sperber. The most common Sperber occupation in the USA was Laborer. 18% of Sperber's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Sperber family was Keeping House.

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Sperber Historical Records

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Sperber Life Expectancy

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