Neuenschwander Family History

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Neuenschwander Name Meaning

German: nickname for someone farming or occupying newly cleared land, from Middle High German niuwe ‘new’ + swant ‘land cleared of forest’, or a habitational name for someone from Neuenschwand in Bavaria.

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


Similar surnames: Schwandt, Buescher, Riemenschneider, Lautenschlager, Schwander

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Neuenschwander Family Origin

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Neuenschwander Family Occupations

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In 1880, Farmer, Retired Farmer and Saloon Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Neuenschwander. A less common occupation for the Neuenschwander family was Doctor. The most common Neuenschwander occupation in the USA was Farmer. 61% of Neuenschwander's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    61%
  • Retired Farmer

    9%
  • Saloon Keeper

    9%
  • Doctor

    4%

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

Neuenschwander Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Neuenschwander. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Neuenschwander census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Neuenschwander. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Neuenschwander. For the veterans among your Neuenschwander ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Neuenschwander Life Expectancy

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Neuenschwander ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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