Sprout Family History

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Sprout Name Meaning

Dutch: from Middle Dutch sprute ‘sprout’, ‘shoot’, either a nickname for a young or delicate person, or possibly, in the sense of ‘offshoot’, ‘descendant’, a nickname for someone linked by birth to a distinguished local family. Scottish: variant of Sprott.

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


Similar surnames: Sprott, Prost, Sproat, Proft, Stroot, Drott, Sprong, Stout, Pont

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Sprout Family Origin

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Sprout Family Occupations

What did your Sprout ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Sprout occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Sprout's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sprout. A less common occupation for the Sprout family was Farm Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Farm Laborer

    3%

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

Sprout Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Sprout. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sprout 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 813 immigration records available for the last name Sprout. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Sprout. For the veterans among your Sprout ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sprout Life Expectancy

What is the average Sprout lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Sprout life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Sprout in 1952 was 51, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sprout

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sprout 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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