Schwarzenbach Family History

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Schwarzenbach Name Meaning

German: habitational name from any of several places so named, literally ‘dark stream’. It is also established as a French name, probably from a place in Alsace.

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


Similar surnames: Schwarzbach, Schwalbach, Schanzenbach, Fehrenbach, Schwanbeck

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Schwarzenbach Family Origin

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Schwarzenbach Family Occupations

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  • Barkeeper

    11%
  • Brewer

    11%
  • Clothing Store

    11%
  • Farmer

    11%

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In 1880, Barkeeper, Brewer and Clothing Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schwarzenbach. A less common occupation for the Schwarzenbach family was Farmer. The most common Schwarzenbach occupation in the USA was Barkeeper. 11% of Schwarzenbach's were Barkeepers.

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Schwarzenbach Historical Records

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Schwarzenbach Life Expectancy

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