Schwander Family History

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Schwander Name Meaning

South German: habitational name for someone from a place called Schwand or Schwanden (see Schwandt).

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


Similar surnames: Schwandt, Schwaller, Schwenger, Schanzer, Schwinger, Schwaner

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Schwander Family Origin

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Schwander Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Farm Laborer

    11%
  • House Keeping

    11%
  • Works In Fulling Mill

    11%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Schwander family was Works In Fulling Mill. Farmer, Farm Laborer and House Keeping were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schwander. The most common Schwander occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Schwander's were Farmers.

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Schwander Historical Records

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Schwander Life Expectancy

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