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Spicer Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a seller of spices, Middle English spic(i)er (a reduced form of Old French espicier, Late Latin speciarius, an agent derivative of species ‘spice’, ‘groceries’, ‘merchandise’). Jewish (from Poland): variant of Spitzer.

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


Similar surnames: Spier, Spiller, Spinner, Slicer, Spencer, Piper, Spieler, Spice

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Spicer Family Origin

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Spicer Family Occupations

What did your Spicer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Spicer. The most common Spicer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Spicer's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Spicer family was Farming.

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Farming

    5%

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Spicer Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Spicer ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Spicer Life Expectancy

What is the average Spicer lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, Spicer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Spicer in 1943 was 62, and 72 in 2004.

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