Spruell Family History

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Spruell Name Meaning

Variant of Scottish or northern Irish Sproul.

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

Similar surnames: Spruiell, Spruill, Sproull, Sorell, Proell, Truell, Suell, Spells

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Spruell Family Origin

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Spruell Family Occupations

What did your Spruell ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Cook were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Spruell. 29% of Spruell men worked as a Laborer and 13% of Spruell women worked as a Cook. Some less common occupations for Americans named Spruell were Foreman and Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Farming
  • Foreman

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Cook
  • Maid
  • Housework
  • Farmer

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Spruell Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Spruell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Spruell 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 107 immigration records available for the last name Spruell. 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 Spruell. For the veterans among your Spruell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Spruell Life Expectancy

What is the average Spruell lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Spruell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Spruell in 1951 was 33, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Spruell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Spruell 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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