Schwieger Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GIVE ME ACCESS

Schwieger Name Meaning

North German: from the Middle Low German personal name Swideger, from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements swind ‘strong’ + gar, ger ‘spear’. Compare Schweickert.

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


Similar surnames: Schweder, Schrieber, Schwiebert, Schriever, Schlieper, Schwenger

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Schwieger Family Origin

Where is the Schwieger family from?

SHOW MORE

Schwieger Family Occupations

What did your Schwieger ancestors do for a living?

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

SHOW MORE
  • Farmer

    45%
  • Laborer

    27%
  • Hotel Keeper

    9%
  • Wagon Maker

    9%

United States shown, England data unavailable

In 1880, the most common Schwieger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Schwieger's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Schwieger family was Wagon Maker. Farmer, Laborer and Hotel Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schwieger.

Source: Census data for Schwieger | Data not to scale

Schwieger Historical Records

What Schwieger family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Schwieger ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Schwieger

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Schwieger Life Expectancy

What is the average Schwieger lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schwieger 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Famous Schwieger Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)

Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Look up another name