Sprow Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Sprau.

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


Similar surnames: Strow, Schow, Strop, Carow, Show, Scow, Sprowl, Brow, Solow, Dorow

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Sprow Family Origin

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Sprow Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Laborer

    27%
  • Farm Hand

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Sprow family was Farm Laborer. The most common Sprow occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Sprow's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Hand were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sprow.

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Sprow Historical Records

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Sprow Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1953 and 2004, Sprow life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Sprow in 1953 was 68, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sprow

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