Mcswain Family History

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Mcswain Name Meaning

Scottish and Irish: probably an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Suibhne (see McSweeney) or of a Gaelic patronymic based on Old Norse sveinn ‘boy’, ‘servant’, which was also used as a personal name.

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


Similar surnames: Swain, Mcelwain, Mcquain, Cain, Mcnair, Mcnevin, Mcgowan, Maslin

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Mcswain Family Origin

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Mcswain Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    55%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mcswain. The most common Mcswain occupation in the USA was Farmer. 55% of Mcswain's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Mcswain family was Laborer.

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Mcswain Historical Records

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Mcswain Life Expectancy

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