Speas Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Spiess (see Spies).

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


Similar surnames: Spease, Spelts, Treas, Spiess, Spar, Salas, Peaks, Spiers, Beas

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Speas Family Origin

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Speas Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    54%
  • Farm Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Blacksmith

    4%

In 1880, the most common Speas occupation in the USA was Farmer. 54% of Speas's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Speas family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Speas.

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Speas Historical Records

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Speas Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1953 and 2004, Speas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Speas in 1953 was 56, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Speas

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