Spilker Family History

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Spilker Name Meaning

North German: occupational name for a maker of spindles, from an agent derivative of Middle Low German spille ‘spindle’.

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


Similar surnames: Spiller, Spieker, Spille, Spier, Seiler, Spieler, Picker, Speller

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Spilker Family Origin

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Spilker Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Druggist

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Spilker family was Druggist. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Spilker. The most common Spilker occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Spilker's were Farmers.

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Spilker Historical Records

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Spilker Life Expectancy

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