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Spelman Family Origin

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Spelman Family Occupations

What did your Spelman ancestors do for a living?

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%

In 1880, the most common Spelman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Spelman's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Spelman family was Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Spelman.

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Spelman Historical Records

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Spelman Life Expectancy

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