Speake Family History

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Speake Name Meaning

English: nickname for someone thought to resemble a woodpecker in some way, Middle English spek(e) (a reduced form of Old French espeche(e), of Germanic origin).

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

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Speake Family Origin

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Speake Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    5%

In 1880, the most common Speake occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Speake's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Speake family was Laborer. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Speake.

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Speake Historical Records

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Speake Life Expectancy

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