Neuenschwander Family History

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Neuenschwander Name Meaning

German: nickname for someone farming or occupying newly cleared land, from Middle High German niuwe ‘new’ + swant ‘land cleared of forest’, or a habitational name for someone from Neuenschwand in Bavaria.

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


Similar surnames: Schwandt, Buescher, Riemenschneider, Lautenschlager, Schwander

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Neuenschwander Family Origin

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Neuenschwander Family Occupations

What did your Neuenschwander ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Hairdresser (master) and Telephonist were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Neuenschwander. 50% of Neuenschwander men worked as a Hairdresser (master) and 50% of Neuenschwander women worked as a Telephonist. Some less common occupations for Americans named Neuenschwander were Timber Merchant and Unpaid House Not Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Hairdresser (master)
    50%
  • Timber Merchant
    50%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Telephonist
    50%
  • Unpaid House Not Duties
    50%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Neuenschwander Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Neuenschwander. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Neuenschwander 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 465 immigration records available for the last name Neuenschwander. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 697 military records available for the last name Neuenschwander. For the veterans among your Neuenschwander ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Neuenschwander Life Expectancy

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Neuenschwander 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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