Schwaller Family History

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Schwaller Name Meaning

South German: habitational name for someone from a place called Schwall.

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

Similar surnames: Schwander, Schaller, Schuller, Staller, Schwaiger, Schwall

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Schwaller Family Origin

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Schwaller Family Occupations

What did your Schwaller ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Schwaller family was Farming. The most common Schwaller occupation in the USA was Farmer. 53% of Schwaller's were Farmers. Farmer, Barber and Cigar Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schwaller.

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  • Farmer

  • Barber

  • Cigar Maker

  • Farming


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

Schwaller Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Schwaller. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schwaller 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 Schwaller. 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 Schwaller. For the veterans among your Schwaller ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schwaller Life Expectancy

What is the average Schwaller lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Schwaller life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Schwaller in 1955 was 82, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schwaller

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schwaller 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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