Spurling Family History

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Spurling Name Meaning

English (mainly East Anglia): nickname from a diminutive of Middle English sparewe ‘sparrow’. Compare Sparrow.

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


Similar surnames: Sparling, Sperling, Spring, Starling, Curling, Sterling, Harling

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Spurling Family Origin

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Spurling Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    8%
  • Carman

    3%
  • Farm Labourer

    3%
  • Labourer

    3%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Carman and Farm Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Spurling. A less common occupation for the Spurling family was Labourer. The most common Spurling occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 8% of Spurling's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Spurling Historical Records

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Spurling Life Expectancy

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