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Schwalbach Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name from any of several places named Schwalbach, of which there are examples near Wetzlar, Saarlouis, and Wiesbaden (now Bad Schwalbach).

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

Similar surnames: Schambach, Schwarzbach, Schwanbeck, Halbach, Schupbach, Schwarzenbach

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Schwalbach Family Origin

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Schwalbach Family Occupations

What did your Schwalbach ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Barber were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schwalbach. The most common Schwalbach occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Schwalbach's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Schwalbach family was Book Keeper.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Barber

  • Book Keeper


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

Schwalbach Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Schwalbach. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schwalbach 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 319 immigration records available for the last name Schwalbach. 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 591 military records available for the last name Schwalbach. For the veterans among your Schwalbach ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schwalbach Life Expectancy

What is the average Schwalbach lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Schwalbach life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Schwalbach in 1959 was 50, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schwalbach

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schwalbach 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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