Swisher Family History

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Swisher Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Schweitzer ‘Swiss’.

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


Similar surnames: Risher, Krisher, Swinger, Wisher, Disher, Sisler, Bisher, Wishner

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Swisher Family Origin

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Swisher Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    54%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Farming

    4%

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In 1880, the most common Swisher occupation in the USA was Farmer. 54% of Swisher's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Swisher. A less common occupation for the Swisher family was Farming.

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Swisher Historical Records

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Swisher Life Expectancy

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