Schweickert Family History

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Schweickert Name Meaning

German (chiefly Württemberg and Bavaria): from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements swind ‘strong’, ‘skillful’ + gar, ger ‘spear’; the -t is epenthetic.

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

Similar surnames: Schwieger, Schwiebert, Weichert, Heckert, Schwenger, Schweikert

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Schweickert Family Origin

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Schweickert Family Occupations

What did your Schweickert ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Schweickert occupation in the USA was Beer Collecter. 13% of Schweickert's were Beer Collecters. A less common occupation for the Schweickert family was Lager Beer Bottler. Beer Collecter, Blacksmith and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schweickert.

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  • Beer Collecter

  • Blacksmith

  • Farmer

  • Lager Beer Bottler


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Schweickert ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Schweickert Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Schweickert. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schweickert 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Schweickert. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Schweickert. For the veterans among your Schweickert ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schweickert Life Expectancy

What is the average Schweickert lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Schweickert life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Schweickert in 1960 was 57, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schweickert

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schweickert 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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