Spiller Family History

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Spiller Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a tumbler or jester, from an agent derivative of Middle English spill(en) ‘to play, jest, or sport’ (Old English spilian). English: nickname for a destructive or wasteful person, from an agent derivative of the homonymous Middle English spill(en) ‘to spoil, waste, or squander’ (Old English spillan). German and Dutch: occupational name for a spindle maker, a variant of Spille with the addition of the agent suffix -er. In some cases a variant of German Spieler.

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


Similar surnames: Speller, Spieler, Spille, Spilker, Peller, Diller, Stiller, Tiller

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Spiller Family Origin

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Spiller Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    4%
  • Farmer

    4%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    2%
  • Blacksmith

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Spiller family was Blacksmith. The most common Spiller occupation in the UK was Labourer. 4% of Spiller's were Labourers. Labourer, Farmer and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Spiller.

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Spiller Historical Records

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Spiller Life Expectancy

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