Sprunger Family History

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Sprunger Name Meaning

Swiss German: topographic name for someone who lived by a spring or well, a variant of Sprung, the suffix -er denoting an inhabitant.

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


Similar surnames: Springer, Spranger, Sprung, Brunger, Prunier, Sprenger, Gruner

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Sprunger Family Origin

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Sprunger Family Occupations

What did your Sprunger ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Sprunger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 79% of Sprunger's were Farmers. Farmer, Doctor and Minister were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sprunger. A less common occupation for the Sprunger family was R. R. Hand.

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  • Farmer

    79%
  • Doctor

    5%
  • Minister

    5%
  • R. R. Hand

    5%

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

Sprunger Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Sprunger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sprunger 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Sprunger. 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 Sprunger. For the veterans among your Sprunger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sprunger Life Expectancy

What is the average Sprunger lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Sprunger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Sprunger in 1956 was 58, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sprunger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sprunger 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.

Famous Sprunger Family

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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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