Schwallie Family History

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Schwallie Name Meaning

perhaps Swiss German: an Americanized form of Schwalle, a topographic name from Middle High German swal ‘lock’, ‘sluice’, ‘place where water collects’.

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

Similar surnames: Schwalbe, Schaller, Schnall, Schall, Schwaller, Schwarm, Schlie

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Schwallie Family Origin

Where is the Schwallie family from?

Schwallie Family Occupations

What did your Schwallie ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Schwallie family was Farming. The most common Schwallie occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Schwallie's were Farmers. Farmer, Brick Mason and Cigar Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schwallie.

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  • Farmer

  • Brick Mason

  • Cigar Maker

  • Farming


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

Schwallie Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Schwallie Life Expectancy

What is the average Schwallie lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Schwallie life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Schwallie in 1963 was 74, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schwallie

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schwallie 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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