Schwager Family History

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Schwager Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): relationship name from Middle High German swager ‘brother-, son-, or father-in-law’; German Schwager ‘brother-in-law’.

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

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Schwager Family Origin

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Schwager Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    15%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schwager. The most common Schwager occupation in the USA was Farmer. 15% of Schwager's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Schwager family was Keeping House.

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Schwager Historical Records

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Schwager Life Expectancy

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