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Spiering Name Meaning

habitational name for someone from any of several places called Spier (named with the old element spir ‘(muddy) water’), notably Speyer (see Spier 4). metonymic occupational name for a fisherman, from Middle Low German spiring denoting a small salt-water fish; in some instances the surname may have arisen as a nickname for someone thought to resemble the fish.

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


Similar surnames: Spring, Piening, Pietig, Sinning, Scheuring, Pilling, Sperring

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Spiering Family Origin

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Spiering Family Occupations

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  • Music Teacher

    33%
  • Barber

    17%
  • Dyer

    17%
  • Farmer

    17%

In 1880, the most common Spiering occupation in the USA was Music Teacher. 33% of Spiering's were Music Teachers. Music Teacher, Barber and Dyer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Spiering. A less common occupation for the Spiering family was Farmer.

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Spiering Historical Records

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Spiering Life Expectancy

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