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Springett Name Meaning

English (Essex and Kent):: topographic name for someone who lived by a plantation of young trees a copse from an unrecorded Middle English Old English springet. Compare Spring . perhaps a nickname from an unrecorded Middle English diminutive of Spring ‘young man’. variant of Springall whose Middle English form Springald sometimes developed to Springot and Springat (see Springle ).

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


Similar surnames: Springer, Spring, Pinkett, Springs, Springle, Plunkett, Pritchett

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Where is the Springett family from?

You can see how Springett families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Springett family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1871 and 1920. The most Springett families were found in United Kingdom in 1891. In 1880 there were 23 Springett families living in Michigan. This was about 46% of all the recorded Springett's in USA. Michigan had the highest population of Springett families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Springett surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Springett ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Springett. 34% of Springett men worked as a Laborer and 100% of Springett women worked as a Housewife. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    34%
  • Farmer
    34%
  • Typographer
    12%
  • Machinist
    12%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Housewife
    100%
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Census Records

There are 23,000 census records available for the last name Springett. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Springett census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Springett. 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 Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Springett. For the veterans among your Springett ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Springett lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Springett life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Springett in 1962 was 63, and 94 in 2004.

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