Gschwind Family History

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Gschwind Name Meaning

Swiss German and South German: nickname for an impetuous man, from Middle High German geswinde ‘quick’, ‘impetuous’.

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


Similar surnames: Geschwind, Schwind, Schwenk, Schwing, Gschwend, Schein, Schwan

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Gschwind Family Origin

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Gschwind Family Occupations

What did your Gschwind ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Shoemaker and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gschwind. The most common Gschwind occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Gschwind's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Gschwind family was Hat Maker.

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Shoemaker

    17%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Hat Maker

    6%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Gschwind ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Gschwind Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Gschwind ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Gschwind Life Expectancy

What is the average Gschwind lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, Gschwind life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Gschwind in 1954 was 51, and 82 in 2004.

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