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Origin

SPENCER : (Nor. Fr.) Le Despenser, a steward. The ancestor of the family assumed the name Le Despenser (Latin, dispensator), from being steward to the household of William the Conqueror.

Origin of name provided by Jean Tosti

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    Variants of name SPENCER

    DISPENSER LEDESPENCER LEDESPENSER SPENSER