Newswanger Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GET STARTED

Newswanger Name Meaning

Americanized form of Dutch Nijswanger ‘newcomer’, or German Neuschwanger (see Niswonger and Neuenschwander).

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


Similar surnames: Niswonger, Niswander, Swanger, Neiswonger, Newburger, Newbauer

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Newswanger Family Origin

Where is the Newswanger family from?

Newswanger Family Occupations

What did your Newswanger ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Newswanger. A less common occupation for the Newswanger family was Laborer. The most common Newswanger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Newswanger's were Farmers.

View Census data for Newswanger | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    33%
  • Keeping House

    33%
  • Laborer

    33%

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

Newswanger Historical Records

What Newswanger family records will you find?

Census Record

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

Search 1940's US census records for Newswanger

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Newswanger. 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.

View all Newswanger immigration records

Draft Card

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

View all Newswanger military records

You've only scratched the surface of Newswanger family history.

Newswanger Life Expectancy

What is the average Newswanger lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Newswanger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2000, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Newswanger in 1966 was 74, and 65 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Newswanger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Newswanger 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.

Famous Newswanger Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Look up another name