Schwarte Family History

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Schwarte Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: nickname for someone with black hair or a dark complexion. Compare German Schwartz.

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

Similar surnames: Schwartz, Schwark, Schwarzer, Schwartze, Schwake, Schartz, Schwarm

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Schwarte Family Origin

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Schwarte Family Occupations

What did your Schwarte ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Schwarte family was Clerk In Store. Farmer, Farming and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schwarte. The most common Schwarte occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Schwarte's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Carpenter

  • Clerk In Store


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

Schwarte Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Schwarte. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schwarte 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 765 immigration records available for the last name Schwarte. 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 804 military records available for the last name Schwarte. For the veterans among your Schwarte ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schwarte Life Expectancy

What is the average Schwarte lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Schwarte life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Schwarte in 1963 was 81, and 57 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schwarte

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schwarte 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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