Swatzell Family History

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Swatzell Name Meaning

perhaps an Americanized form of German Schwärzel, Schwerzel, a nickname from a diminutive of Schwarz, or of German Schwetzel, of uncertain origin.

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


Similar surnames: Swartzel, Swartzell, Wetzell, Wartell, Shappell, Sawtell, Swindell

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Swatzell Family Origin

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Swatzell Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    56%
  • Keeping House

    22%
  • Blacksmith

    11%
  • Drygoods - Groceries

    11%

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In 1880, the most common Swatzell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Swatzell's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Swatzell family was Drygoods - Groceries. Farmer, Keeping House and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Swatzell.

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Swatzell Historical Records

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Swatzell Life Expectancy

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