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Swofford Family History

Swofford Name Meaning
English: variant of Swafford.

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

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1,939 Military Records
166 Immigration Records
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Name Distribution of Swofford Families

  • Number of Swofford families
     19 - 36
     7 - 18
     1 - 6
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Swofford last name
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Swofford last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Swofford Family Origin

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Average Life Expectancy for Swofford

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Swofford Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Swofford census records

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Swofford Civil War Service Records

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