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Schwass Name Meaning

Eastern German: habitational name from a place called Schwass, near Rostock.

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

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Schwass Family Origin

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Schwass Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    50%
  • Cooper

    13%
  • Dairy

    13%
  • Farmer

    13%

In 1880, Laborer, Cooper and Dairy were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schwass. A less common occupation for the Schwass family was Farmer. The most common Schwass occupation in the USA was Laborer. 50% of Schwass's were Laborers.

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Schwass Life Expectancy

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