Spreng Family History

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Spreng Name Meaning

South German: topographic name from a dialect word, Spreng ‘steep area’. North German: habitational name from any of several places called Sprenge, for example near Otterndorf and near Kiel.

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

Similar surnames: Spring, Sprang, Sprung, Strang, Streng, Sprengel, Seng, Spong, Sens

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Spreng Family Origin

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Spreng Family Occupations

What did your Spreng ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Spreng occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Spreng's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Clerk In Dry Good Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Spreng. A less common occupation for the Spreng family was Evangelical Minaster.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Clerk In Dry Good Store

  • Evangelical Minaster


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

Spreng Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Spreng. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Spreng 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 576 immigration records available for the last name Spreng. 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 971 military records available for the last name Spreng. For the veterans among your Spreng ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Spreng Life Expectancy

What is the average Spreng lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Spreng life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Spreng in 1961 was 44, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Spreng

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Spreng 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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