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Spittle Name Meaning

English: occupational name for someone who was employed at a lodging house, from Middle English spital ‘lodging house’ (a reduced form of Old French hospital, Late Latin hospitale, from hostis, genitive hospitis, guest). Americanized spelling of eastern German Spittel, metonymic occupational name for someone who worked in an infirmary, from Middle High German spital, spittel ‘hospital’.

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


Similar surnames: Spittler, Spindle, Spitale, Spille, Little, Spiller, Smittle, Saile

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Spittle Family Origin

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Spittle Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    13%
  • Machinist

    13%
  • Miner

    9%
  • Baker

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Spittle family was Baker. Farmer, Machinist and Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Spittle. The most common Spittle occupation in the USA was Farmer. 13% of Spittle's were Farmers.

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Spittle Historical Records

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Spittle Life Expectancy

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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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