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What if you had a window into the history of your family? With historical records, you do. From home life to career, records help bring your relatives' experiences into focus. There were 19 people named Sweyer in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 37% more people named Sweyer in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 26 people named Sweyer were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 73
  • Although 54% were female, the most common name for males was Harvey
  • 4% were disabled
  • 3 women had paying jobs

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As Sweyer families continued to grow, they left more tracks on the map:

  • 11% were first-generation Americans
  • 4 were born in foreign countries
  • 5 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 19% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940