Spieth Family History

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Spieth Name Meaning

nickname from Middle High German spuot ‘successful’, ‘speedy’. Compare Speed. metonymic occupational name for a peat-cutter, from Middle Low German spit ‘peat’.

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


Similar surnames: Spier, Speer, Spies, Stier, Paeth, Rieth, Spetz, Spath, Stiehl

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Spieth Family Origin

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Spieth Family Occupations

What did your Spieth ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Spieth family was Druggist. The most common Spieth occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Spieth's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Brewer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Spieth.

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Blacksmith

    9%
  • Brewer

    9%
  • Druggist

    9%

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

Spieth Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Spieth. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Spieth 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Spieth. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Spieth. For the veterans among your Spieth ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Spieth Life Expectancy

What is the average Spieth lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Spieth life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Spieth in 1944 was 39, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Spieth

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Spieth 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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