Sprenger Family History

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Sprenger Name Meaning

North German form of Springer 1. Occupational name for a stoneworker, from Middle High German sprengen (causative of springen) ‘to break up’, ‘blast’.

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


Similar surnames: Strenger, Sprengel, Springer, Spenner, Saenger, Stenger, Pranger

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Sprenger Family Origin

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Sprenger Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Shoe Maker

    10%
  • Beer Bottler

    5%

In 1880, the most common Sprenger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Sprenger's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Sprenger family was Beer Bottler. Farmer, Keeping House and Shoe Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sprenger.

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Sprenger Historical Records

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Sprenger Life Expectancy

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