Sperl Name Meaning

German: nickname from a diminutive of Middle High German spar(e) ‘sparrow’.

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


Similar surnames: Spoerl, Perl, Sperr, Speer, Spark, Stern, Sporn, Spetz, Spirk, Spear

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Sperl Family Origin

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Sperl Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Tailor

    14%
  • Carpenter

    10%
  • At Home

    3%

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In 1880, the most common Sperl occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Sperl's were Farmers. Farmer, Tailor and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sperl. A less common occupation for the Sperl family was At Home.

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Sperl Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, Sperl life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Sperl in 1963 was 84, and 84 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sperl

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