Swager Family History

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Swager Name Meaning

Variant spelling of Dutch Swaager, from Middle Dutch zwager ‘son-’ or ‘father-in-law’, used to distinguish between two bearers of the same personal name related by marriage.

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


Similar surnames: Sager, Sweger, Swagger, Seager, Swanger, Wager, Seger, Mager, Swader

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Swager Family Origin

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Swager Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Carpenter

    7%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Swager family was Carpenter. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Swager. The most common Swager occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Swager's were Farmers.

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Swager Historical Records

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Swager Life Expectancy

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