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Sproat Name Meaning

Scottish and northern English: variant of Sprott.

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


Similar surnames: Sprott, Sprout, Sprowl, Streat, Prout, Strout, Croak, Scott, Poet

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Sproat Family Origin

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Sproat Family Occupations

What did your Sproat ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sproat. A less common occupation for the Sproat family was Farming. The most common Sproat occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Sproat's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Blacksmith

    8%
  • Farming

    4%

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

Sproat Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Sproat ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Sproat Life Expectancy

What is the average Sproat lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, Sproat life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Sproat in 1953 was 61, and 73 in 2004.

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United States

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