Spurrier Family History

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Spurrier Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a maker of spurs, from an agent derivative of Middle English spore, spure ‘spur’.

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


Similar surnames: Perrier, Currier, Carrier, Burrier, Bourcier, Sperring, Sporer

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Spurrier Family Origin

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Spurrier Family Occupations

What did your Spurrier ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Spurrier. A less common occupation for the Spurrier family was Carpenter. The most common Spurrier occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Spurrier's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Keeping House

    12%
  • Laborer

    4%
  • Carpenter

    2%

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

Spurrier Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Spurrier Life Expectancy

What is the average Spurrier lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Spurrier life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Spurrier in 1954 was 60, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Spurrier

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Spurrier 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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