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Swabian Family History

Swabian Name Meaning

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

1,280 Historical Documents with Swabian on Ancestry.com
1 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
Military Records
1 Immigration Records
13 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Swabian Families

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    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
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    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Swabian census records

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Swabian Family Origin

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Average Life Expectancy for Swabian

Using the Social Security Death Index, you can find out how long people with the family name Swabian lived, as well as find information about specific Swabian ancestors. The Social Security Death Index has records for over 70 million names; where you can find birth dates, death dates, addresses, and more.

Swabian Family Occupations

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Military Service by Swabian

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