Schwan Family History
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Schwan Name Meaning
German: from Middle High German, Middle Low German swan ‘swan’; a nickname derived for a very clean person or for someone with a long neck, or alternatively a habitational name for someone living at a house distinguished by the sign of a swan. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German Schwan ‘swan’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press