Sperry Family History

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Sperry Name Meaning

English (Leicestershire): unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Sterry, Starry, Perry, Sneary, Cherry, Merry, Perr, Jerry, Terry

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Sperry Family Origin

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Sperry Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Carpenter

    3%
  • Laborer

    3%

In 1880, the most common Sperry occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Sperry's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Sperry family was Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sperry.

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Sperry Historical Records

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Sperry Life Expectancy

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