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Speidel Name Meaning

German: from Middle High German spidel ‘wooden wedge’, ‘peg’, probably used in a figurative sense as a nickname for a uncouth or rough and ready person.

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

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Speidel Family Origin

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Speidel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Keeping House

    14%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Baker

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Speidel family was Baker. The most common Speidel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Speidel's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Speidel.

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Speidel Historical Records

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Speidel Life Expectancy

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