Sprengel Family History

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Sprengel Name Meaning

habitational name from a place so called, north of Soltau. hence a nickname for a lively, athletic person, from Middle Low German sprengel ‘grasshopper’. from Middle High German sprengel ‘aspergill’, ‘sprinkler for holy water’; of uncertain application.

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


Similar surnames: Sprenger, Springer, Strenger, Krengel, Strenge, Sprinkel, Bengel

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Sprengel Family Origin

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Sprengel Family Occupations

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  • Superintendent

    33%
  • Cabinet Maker

    17%
  • Carpenter

    17%
  • Harness Maker

    17%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Sprengel family was Harness Maker. Superintendent, Cabinet Maker and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sprengel. The most common Sprengel occupation in the USA was Superintendent. 33% of Sprengel's were Superintendents.

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