Zwack Name Meaning

from a Bavarian dialect variant of Zweck (see Zwick). possibly from Middle High German zwac ‘bite’ (from zwacken ‘to tear off’), presumably as a nickname perhaps for someone with a huge appetite or a ferocious temper.

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


Similar surnames: Zwick, Wack, Smack, Haack, Krack, Tack, Brack, Swick, Zach, Knack

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Zwack Family Origin

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Zwack Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    50%
  • Work In Coal Mine

    17%
  • Works In Coal Mine

    17%
  • Works In Coalmine

    17%

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In 1880, Laborer, Work In Coal Mine and Works In Coal Mine were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Zwack. A less common occupation for the Zwack family was Works In Coalmine. The most common Zwack occupation in the USA was Laborer. 50% of Zwack's were Laborers.

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Between 1953 and 2004, Zwack life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Zwack in 1953 was 41, and 83 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Zwack

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