Sprankle Family History

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Sprankle Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Sprankel, a nickname for a lively, athletic person, from a diminutive of Middle High German spranke ‘grasshopper’, or from Middle Low German sprenkel.

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

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Sprankle Family Origin

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Sprankle Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Coal Miner

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Sprankle family was Coal Miner. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sprankle. The most common Sprankle occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Sprankle's were Farmers.

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Sprankle Historical Records

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Sprankle Life Expectancy

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