Schwake Family History

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Schwake Name Meaning

North German: status name for someone of low social standing or inadequate means, from Middle Low German swak ‘poor’, ‘humble’.

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


Similar surnames: Schnake, Schrage, Schwan, Schwanke, Schwab, Schwark, Schwarm, Schrade

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Schwake Family Origin

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Schwake Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%

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In 1880, the most common Schwake occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Schwake's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schwake. A less common occupation for the Schwake family was Laborer.

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Schwake Historical Records

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Schwake Life Expectancy

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