Sweger Family History

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Sweger Name Meaning

occupational name for an official in charge of weights and measures, from weger ‘weigher’ from Middle Dutch sweger, a term denoting a relative by marriage. Compare German Schwager. from the Germanic personal name Swidger (see Schweickert).

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


Similar surnames: Seger, Swager, Seeger, Saeger, Swoger, Sieger, Steger, Seyer, Steuer

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Sweger Family Origin

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Sweger Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    22%
  • Farmer

    22%
  • Keeping House

    17%
  • Laberer

    11%

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In 1880, Carpenter, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sweger. A less common occupation for the Sweger family was Laberer. The most common Sweger occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 22% of Sweger's were Carpenters.

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Sweger Historical Records

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Sweger Life Expectancy

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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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