Swickard Family History

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Swickard Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Schwickardt, from the medieval personal name Swidger or Schweickert.

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


Similar surnames: Spickard, Wickard, Swick, Dickard, Packard, Whichard, Rickard

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Swickard Family Origin

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Swickard Family Occupations

What did your Swickard ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Swickard family was Farm Laborer. The most common Swickard occupation in the USA was Farmer. 57% of Swickard's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Swickard.

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  • Farmer

    57%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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Swickard Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Swickard. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Swickard 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 Swickard. 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 Swickard. For the veterans among your Swickard ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Swickard Life Expectancy

What is the average Swickard lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Swickard life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Swickard in 1953 was 46, and 94 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Swickard

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Swickard 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.

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