Swayne Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GIVE ME ACCESS

Swayne Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Swain.

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


Similar surnames: Swaine, Swayze, Shayne, Sayne, Hayne, Sayre, Frayne, Thayne, Waye

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Swayne Family Origin

Where is the Swayne family from?

SHOW MORE

Swayne Family Occupations

What did your Swayne ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Swayne ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

SHOW MORE
  • Agricultural Labourer

    3%
  • Farmer

    3%
  • Grocer

    3%
  • Tailor

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Swayne family was Tailor. Agricultural Labourer, Farmer and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Swayne. The most common Swayne occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 3% of Swayne's were Agricultural Labourers.

Source: Census data for Swayne | Data not to scale

Swayne Historical Records

What Swayne family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Swayne ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Swayne

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Swayne Life Expectancy

What is the average Swayne lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Swayne ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

SHOW MORE

United States

Famous Swayne Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)

Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Look up another name