Swoyer Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GIVE ME ACCESS

Swoyer Name Meaning

Origin unidentified. Perhaps a variant of English Swire.

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


Similar surnames: Smoyer, Somer, Boyer, Soper, Wyer, Salyer, Sober, Swor, Noyer, Seyer

Ready to discover your family story?

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

Swoyer Family Origin

Where is the Swoyer family from?

SHOW MORE

Swoyer Family Occupations

What did your Swoyer ancestors do for a living?

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

SHOW MORE
  • Farmer

    21%
  • Laborer

    16%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Carpenter

    5%

United States shown, England data unavailable

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Swoyer family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Swoyer. The most common Swoyer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Swoyer's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Swoyer | Data not to scale

Swoyer Historical Records

What Swoyer family records will you find?

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

Search 1891 UK census records for Swoyer

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Swoyer Life Expectancy

What is the average Swoyer lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Swoyer 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 Swoyer Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)

Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Look up another name