Schwender Family History

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Schwender Name Meaning

German: topographic name, see Schwendeman.

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

Similar surnames: Schwenger, Schweder, Schwander, Schwemmer, Schenker, Schleider

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Schwender Family Origin

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Schwender Family Occupations

What did your Schwender ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Schwender family was Keeping House. The most common Schwender occupation in the USA was Tailor. 17% of Schwender's were Tailors. Tailor, Farmer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schwender.

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  • Tailor

  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Keeping House


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

Schwender Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Schwender. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schwender 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 388 immigration records available for the last name Schwender. 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 788 military records available for the last name Schwender. For the veterans among your Schwender ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schwender Life Expectancy

What is the average Schwender lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Schwender life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Schwender in 1961 was 54, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schwender

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schwender 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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