Sproule Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Sproule Name Meaning

Scottish: variant spelling of Sproul.

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

Similar surnames: Sproull, Sprouls, Sprouse, Sprowl, Sproul, Prouse, Sprout, Sprowls

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Sproule Family Origin

Where is the Sproule family from?

Sproule Family Occupations

What did your Sproule ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Sproule occupation in the UK was Carter. 6% of Sproule's were Carters. Carter, Clergymans Widow and Clerk were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sproule. A less common occupation for the Sproule family was Com Clerk.

View Census data for Sproule | Data not to scale

  • Carter

  • Clergymans Widow

  • Clerk

  • Com Clerk


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

Sproule Historical Records

What Sproule family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 24,000 census records available for the last name Sproule. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sproule census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Sproule

Passenger List

There are 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Sproule. 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.

View all Sproule immigration records

Draft Card

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Sproule. For the veterans among your Sproule ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Sproule military records

You've only scratched the surface of Sproule family history.

Sproule Life Expectancy

What is the average Sproule lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Sproule life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Sproule in 1960 was 50, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sproule

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sproule 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.

Famous Sproule Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name