Swarr Name Meaning

possibly an altered form of German Schwar, from Sorbian šwar ‘brother-in-law’, ‘male relative’, or from Schwär, reduced form of Schwäher, from Middle High German swe(he)r of the same meaning.

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


Similar surnames: Sparr, Warm, Stark, Starr, Smarr, Snarr, Spark, Sperr, Star, Swab

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Swarr Family Origin

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Swarr Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Laborer

    29%
  • Blacksmith

    6%
  • Dealer In Dry Goods

    6%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Swarr family was Dealer In Dry Goods. The most common Swarr occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Swarr's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Swarr.

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Swarr Historical Records

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Swarr Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1964 and 2004, Swarr life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2000, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Swarr in 1964 was 79, and 86 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Swarr

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