Spirk Name Meaning

South German: nickname from Alemannic dialect word meaning ‘sparrow’.

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


Similar surnames: Spark, Sirk, Spire, Spirko, Spink, Shirk, Stirn, Stirk, Sprick, Sterk

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Spirk Family Origin

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Spirk Family Occupations

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  • Butcher

    17%
  • Carpenter

    17%
  • Clerk

    17%
  • Clerking

    17%

In 1880, Butcher, Carpenter and Clerk were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Spirk. The most common Spirk occupation in the USA was Butcher. 17% of Spirk's were Butchers. A less common occupation for the Spirk family was Clerking.

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Spirk Historical Records

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Spirk Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Spirk life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Spirk in 1963 was 61, and 91 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Spirk

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