Spilman Family History

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Spilman Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Spielman. Variant spelling of German Spillmann (see Spillman).

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


Similar surnames: Spielman, Spillman, Salman, Kilman, Speelman, Sellman, Stillman

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Spilman Family Origin

Where is the Spilman family from?

Spilman Family Occupations

What did your Spilman ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farmer, Agricultural Labourer and Stone Mason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Spilman. A less common occupation for the Spilman family was Agricultural Lab. The most common Spilman occupation in the UK was Farmer. 22% of Spilman's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    9%
  • Stone Mason

    4%
  • Agricultural Lab

    2%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Spilman ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Spilman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Spilman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Spilman census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Spilman. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Spilman. For the veterans among your Spilman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Spilman Life Expectancy

What is the average Spilman lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Spilman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Spilman in 1957 was 64, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Spilman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Spilman ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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