Spoerl Family History

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Spoerl Name Meaning

South German (Spörl): nickname from a diminutive of Middle High German spar(e) ‘sparrow’. Nickname for a poor, lowly person, from Middle High German spör ‘poor’, ‘meager’, ‘destitut’.

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


Similar surnames: Sperl, Speer, Spier, Spohr, Perl, Sporer, Sporn, Sperr, Storr, Spoor

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Spoerl Family Origin

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Spoerl Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Cabinet Maker

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Carpenter

    4%

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In 1880, the most common Spoerl occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Spoerl's were Farmers. Farmer, Cabinet Maker and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Spoerl. A less common occupation for the Spoerl family was Carpenter.

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Spoerl Historical Records

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Spoerl Life Expectancy

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