Spyker Family History

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Spyker Name Meaning

metonymic occupational name for a nailsmith, from spijker ‘nail’. topographic name from spijker ‘granary’. Compare Spickerman.

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


Similar surnames: Spieker, Staker, Spraker, Stoker, Styer, Sayer, Styler, Specker

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Spyker Family Origin

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Spyker Family Occupations

What did your Spyker ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Spyker. A less common occupation for the Spyker family was Agt. For Boot & Shoe House. The most common Spyker occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Spyker's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Keeping House

    18%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Agt. For Boot & Shoe House

    5%

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

Spyker Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Spyker. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Spyker census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Spyker

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Spyker. 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 Spyker. For the veterans among your Spyker ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Spyker Life Expectancy

What is the average Spyker lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Spyker life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Spyker in 1960 was 68, and 60 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Spyker

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Spyker 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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