Sparger Family History
Sparger Name Meaning
American shortened and altered form of Swiss German Wolfensperger a variant of Wolfensberger or a shortened and altered form of Wolfersberger . Compare Spargur . In some cases possibly also German (Bavaria): from Middle High German spargel sparger ‘asparagus’ from Latin asparagus probably a metonymic occupational name for a grower of the vegetable or a nickname for a tall thin person. This surname is very rare in Germany.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press