Schwerdtfeger Family History

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Schwerdtfeger Name Meaning

German: occupational name for an armorer or specifically for a servant whose job was to polish swords, Middle High German, Middle Low German swertfeger (from swert ‘sword’ + an agent derivative of fegen ‘to polish or clean’).

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


Similar surnames: Schwerdt, Schiefer, Schaefer, Schroeder, Schuerger, Schweiger

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Schwerdtfeger Family Origin

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Schwerdtfeger Family Occupations

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  • Machinist

    29%
  • "Pop" Manufacturer

    14%
  • Dealer In Stationery

    14%
  • Farmer

    14%

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In 1880, the most common Schwerdtfeger occupation in the USA was Machinist. 29% of Schwerdtfeger's were Machinists. Machinist, "Pop" Manufacturer and Dealer In Stationery were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schwerdtfeger. A less common occupation for the Schwerdtfeger family was Farmer.

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Schwerdtfeger Historical Records

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Schwerdtfeger Life Expectancy

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