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Springman Name Meaning

South German: habitational name for someone from any of the places named Spring, Springe, Springen, or Sprink. Dutch: occupational name for an acrobat or tumbler, from Middle Dutch springen, sprengen ‘to jump or leap’ + man ‘man’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Springer, from Yiddish shpringen ‘to jump’ + man ‘man’.

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


Similar surnames: Springer, Spring, Spielman, Springborn, Steigman, Spellman, Brickman

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Springman Family Origin

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Springman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Carpenter

    14%
  • Blacksmith

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Springman family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Carpenter and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Springman. The most common Springman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Springman's were Farmers.

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Springman Historical Records

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Springman Life Expectancy

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