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Switzer Name Meaning

English: variant of Sweetser. Americanized spelling of Schweitzer.

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


Similar surnames: Sweitzer, Fitzer, Swinger, Spitler, Sitler, Sliter, Schwitzer

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Switzer Family Origin

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Switzer Family Occupations

What did your Switzer ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Coachman

    9%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    4%
  • Agril Labourer

    4%
  • Bottler (Cellarman)

    4%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Switzer family was Bottler (Cellarman). Coachman, Agricultural Labourer and Agril Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Switzer. The most common Switzer occupation in the UK was Coachman. 9% of Switzer's were Coachmans.

Source: Census data for Switzer | Data not to scale

Switzer Historical Records

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Switzer Life Expectancy

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Famous Switzer Family

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)

Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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