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Surprise Name Meaning

Origin unidentified; perhaps a mistranslation of French Surprenant.

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


Similar surnames: Suprise, Prime, Laprise, Sirrine, Prosise, Service, Surface, Surridge

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Surprise Family Origin

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Surprise Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    15%
  • Bloomer

    5%
  • Car Builder

    5%
  • Cooper

    5%

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In 1880, the most common Surprise occupation in the USA was Farmer. 15% of Surprise's were Farmers. Farmer, Bloomer and Car Builder were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Surprise. A less common occupation for the Surprise family was Cooper.

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Surprise Life Expectancy

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