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Sprigg Name Meaning

English: nickname for a tall, thin person, from Middle English sprigge ‘twig’, ‘branch’ (apparently of Old Norse or Low German origin, first recorded as a vocabulary word in English in the 15th century).

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

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Sprigg Family Origin

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Sprigg Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    20%
  • Farmer

    18%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Carpenter

    2%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Sprigg family was Carpenter. The most common Sprigg occupation in the USA was Laborer. 20% of Sprigg's were Laborers. Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sprigg.

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Sprigg Historical Records

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Sprigg Life Expectancy

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