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Neuenschwander Family History

Neuenschwander Name Meaning
German: nickname for someone farming or occupying newly cleared land, from Middle High German niuwe ‘new’ + swant ‘land cleared of forest’, or a habitational name for someone from Neuenschwand in Bavaria.

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

114,215 Historical Documents with Neuenschwander on Ancestry.com
7,305 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
679 Military Records
421 Immigration Records
3,524 Census and Voter Lists
102,286 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Neuenschwander Families

  • Number of Neuenschwander families
     13 - 24
     5 - 12
     1 - 4
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Neuenschwander families
     4 - 6
     2 - 3
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
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    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Neuenschwander census records

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Neuenschwander Family Origin

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Neuenschwander Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Neuenschwander

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

Neuenschwander Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Neuenschwander census records

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Military Service by Neuenschwander

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