Sprowls Family History

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Sprowls Name Meaning

Derivative (possibly patronymic) of Scottish Sproul, found mainly in northern Ireland.

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

Similar surnames: Sprouls, Sprowl, Sproul, Sproule, Sproull, Spruell, Sprott, Sproat

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Sprowls Family Origin

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Sprowls Family Occupations

What did your Sprowls ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sprowls. A less common occupation for the Sprowls family was Laboring On Farm. The most common Sprowls occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Sprowls's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Keeping House

  • Laboring On Farm


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Sprowls Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Sprowls. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sprowls 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 168 immigration records available for the last name Sprowls. 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 Sprowls. For the veterans among your Sprowls ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sprowls Life Expectancy

What is the average Sprowls lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Sprowls life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Sprowls in 1952 was 50, and 80 in 2004.

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