Swaby Family History
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Swaby Name Meaning
English: habitational name from a place in Lincolnshire, so called from the Old Norse ethnic byname Sváfi ‘Swabian’ (see Schwab) + Old Norse býr ‘farm’, ‘settlement’. Americanized spelling of German Schwabe.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Saxby, Selby, Swab, Way, Aaby, Swan, Sorby, Raby, Say, Smeby