Schwantes Family History
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Schwantes Name Meaning
from a pet form of the Slavic personal name Sviatoslav, composed of the Slavic elements swia(n)t ‘holy’ + slav ‘glory’, ‘fame’, ‘praise’. possibly a habitational name from a place called Schwantus near Wollin.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Schwanke, Schwenger, Schwaner, Schwander, Schwass, Schanzer