Swartzfager Family History

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Swartzfager Name Meaning

German: Americanized form of Schwarzfeger, probably a nickname for a black-haired armorer or for a ruffian or for a vagrant, from Middle High German swarz ‘black’ + feger ‘armorer’, ‘tramp’ .

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


Similar surnames: Swartzlander, Swartzwelder, Swartzbaugh, Schwartzbauer, Swanger

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Swartzfager Family Origin

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Swartzfager Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Swartzfager occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Swartzfager's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    100%

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Swartzfager Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Swartzfager. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Swartzfager census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Swartzfager. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Swartzfager. For the veterans among your Swartzfager ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Swartzfager Life Expectancy

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Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Swartzfager life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Swartzfager in 1952 was 54, and 56 in 2004.

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