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Szwed Family History

Szwed Name Meaning
Polish and Jewish (from Poland): ethnic or regional name for someone from Sweden, Polish Szwed ‘Swede’. As a Jewish name it is in some cases of ornamental origin.

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

5,048 Historical Documents with Szwed on Ancestry
1,937 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
376 Military Records
705 Immigration Records
829 Census and Voter Lists
1,201 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Szwed Families

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

Szwed census records

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Szwed Family Origin

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Average Life Expectancy for Szwed

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Szwed Family Occupations

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Military Service by Szwed

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