Sprehe Family History

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Sprehe Name Meaning

North German: probably a variant of Spreen, from sprei, a variant form of Middle Low German spren ‘starling’.

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

Similar surnames: Spreen, Prehn, Wrege, Speer, Sprick, Spruce, Sprecher, Prehm, Spreng

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Sprehe Family Origin

Where is the Sprehe family from?

Sprehe Family Occupations

What did your Sprehe ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Sprehe occupation in the USA was Cooper. 25% of Sprehe's were Coopers. Cooper, Farmer and Miller were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sprehe. A less common occupation for the Sprehe family was Retired Farmer.

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  • Cooper

  • Farmer

  • Miller

  • Retired Farmer


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

Sprehe Historical Records

What Sprehe family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 853 census records available for the last name Sprehe. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sprehe 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 46 immigration records available for the last name Sprehe. 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 226 military records available for the last name Sprehe. For the veterans among your Sprehe ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sprehe Life Expectancy

What is the average Sprehe lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Sprehe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Sprehe in 1964 was 87, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sprehe

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sprehe 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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