Spieker Family History

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Spieker Name Meaning

North German: from Middle Low German spiker ‘granary’, hence a metonymic occupational name for someone in charge of a granary, or topographic name for someone who lived near one.

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

Similar surnames: Spilker, Sieker, Spieler, Picker, Dieker, Specker, Speer, Spickler

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Spieker Family Origin

Where is the Spieker family from?

Spieker Family Occupations

What did your Spieker ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Spieker occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Spieker's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Spieker. A less common occupation for the Spieker family was Druggist.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter

  • Druggist


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Spieker ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Spieker Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Spieker. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Spieker census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 703 immigration records available for the last name Spieker. 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 Card

There are 811 military records available for the last name Spieker. For the veterans among your Spieker ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Spieker Life Expectancy

What is the average Spieker lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Spieker life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Spieker in 1953 was 51, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Spieker

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Spieker ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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