Spicer Family History

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Spicer Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a seller of spices, Middle English spic(i)er (a reduced form of Old French espicier, Late Latin speciarius, an agent derivative of species ‘spice’, ‘groceries’, ‘merchandise’). Jewish (from Poland): variant of Spitzer.

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


Similar surnames: Spier, Spiller, Spinner, Slicer, Spencer, Piper, Spieler, Spice

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Spicer Family Origin

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Spicer Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    7%
  • Labourer

    4%
  • Farmer

    4%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Labourer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Spicer. A less common occupation for the Spicer family was Carpenter. The most common Spicer occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 7% of Spicer's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Spicer Historical Records

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Spicer Life Expectancy

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