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Spearman Name Meaning

occupational name for a soldier armed with a spear, from Middle English spere ‘spear’ + man. from the Middle English, Old English personal name Spereman, of the same origin as the occupational name above.

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

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Spearman Family Origin

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Spearman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Farm Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Spearman family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Spearman. The most common Spearman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Spearman's were Farmers.

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Spearman Historical Records

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Spearman Life Expectancy

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Famous Spearman Family

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)

Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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