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Spektor Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): variant of Spector .

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Specter, Peyton, Speth, Sutor, Sieker, Spetz, Sweeton, Seeton, Speer

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Where is the Spektor family from?

You can see how Spektor families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Spektor family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there was 1 Spektor family living in California. This was about 9% of all the recorded Spektor's in USA. California and 10 other states had the highest population of Spektor families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Spektor surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Spektor ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Merchant was the top reported job for people in the USA named Spektor. 100% of Spektor men worked as a Merchant. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Merchant
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Census Records

There are 326 census records available for the last name Spektor. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Spektor census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Spektor. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 39 military records available for the last name Spektor. For the veterans among your Spektor ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Spektor lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Spektor life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1987, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Spektor in 1963 was 80, and 83 in 2004.

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