Sprenkle Family History

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Sprenkle Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of North German Sprenkel, from Middle Low German sprenkel ‘grasshopper’ (see Sprengel) 2.

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

Similar surnames: Sprankle, Sprengel, Sprinkle, Spangle, Sprehe, Spindle, Sprenger

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Sprenkle Family Origin

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Sprenkle Family Occupations

What did your Sprenkle ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Sprenkle family was Carpenter. Farmer, Keeping House and Retired Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sprenkle. The most common Sprenkle occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Sprenkle's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Retired Farmer

  • Carpenter


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Sprenkle ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Sprenkle Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Sprenkle. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sprenkle census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 129 immigration records available for the last name Sprenkle. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 858 military records available for the last name Sprenkle. For the veterans among your Sprenkle ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sprenkle Life Expectancy

What is the average Sprenkle lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Sprenkle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Sprenkle in 1961 was 41, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sprenkle

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sprenkle ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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