Spruill Family History

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Spruill Name Meaning

Variant of Scottish or northern Irish Sproul.

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


Similar surnames: Spruell, Spruiell, Sproull, Sprouls, Sproule, Yuill, Perrill, Aprill

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Spruill Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Spruill name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Spruill. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales

    45%

  • Ireland & Scotland

    14%

  • Cameroon, Congo, & Southern Bantu Peoples

    12%

  • Benin/Togo

    10%

  • Germanic Europe

    5%

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Spruill Family Origin

Where is the Spruill family from?

Spruill Family Occupations

What did your Spruill ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Spruill occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Spruill's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Spruill family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Spruill.

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Farm Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    4%

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

Spruill Historical Records

What Spruill family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 13,000 census records available for the last name Spruill. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Spruill 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 352 immigration records available for the last name Spruill. 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 5,000 military records available for the last name Spruill. For the veterans among your Spruill ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Spruill Life Expectancy

What is the average Spruill lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Spruill life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Spruill in 1947 was 24, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Spruill

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Spruill 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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