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Swicegood Family History

Swicegood Name Meaning
Americanized form of Swiss German Schweissgut, Schweisgut, literally ‘sweat well’, occupational nickname for a blacksmith.

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

40,569 Historical Documents with Swicegood on Ancestry.com
6,746 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,032 Military Records
291 Immigration Records
2,835 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Swicegood Families

  • Number of Swicegood families
     24 - 46
     9 - 23
     1 - 8
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Swicegood families
     5 - 7
     2 - 4
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Swicegood last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Swicegood Family Origin

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Swicegood Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Swicegood

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Swicegood Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Swicegood census records

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Swicegood Civil War Service Records

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